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2 December 537
Pope Silverius Starves to Death During Exile

Pope Silverius Starves to Death During Exile

2 December 1170
Archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Becket Returns to England After Six Year Exile in France

Archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Becket Returns to England After Six Year Exile in France

2 December 1552
Death of Jesuit Founder Saint Francis Xavier in China

Death of Jesuit Founder Saint Francis Xavier in China

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2 December 1814
Death of French Writer and Philosopher Marquis de Sade

Death of French Writer and Philosopher Marquis de Sade

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2 December 1823
President Monroe Delivers Monroe Doctrine Message to the U.S. Congress

President Monroe Delivers Monroe Doctrine Message to the U.S. Congress

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2 December 1859
Militant Abolitionist John Brown is Executed by Hanging for Harper's Ferry Attack

Militant Abolitionist John Brown is Executed by Hanging for Harper's Ferry Attack

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2 December 1897
Official Vatican Paper Runs Story on Dreyfus Affair, Says Treason is Expected From Jews

Official Vatican Paper Runs Story on Dreyfus Affair, Says Treason is Expected From Jews

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2 December 1914
Adolf Hitler Receives Iron Cross, Second Class Medal

Adolf Hitler Receives Iron Cross, Second Class Medal

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2 December 1932
Kurt von Schleicher Appointed German Chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg

Kurt von Schleicher Appointed German Chancellor by President Paul von Hindenburg

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2 December 1935
Bavarian Gestapo Bans Meetings of Neo-Pagan Movement Founded by General Ludendorff

Bavarian Gestapo Bans Meetings of Neo-Pagan Movement Founded by General Ludendorff

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2 December 1935
All Confessing Church Organs Censored by Church Affairs Minister Hanns Kerrl

All Confessing Church Organs Censored by Church Affairs Minister Hanns Kerrl

2 December 1939
Nazi Plans to Relocate Jews in Eastern Poland Announced by Government

Nazi Plans to Relocate Jews in Eastern Poland Announced by Government

2 December 1940
Vatican Condemns Euthanasia

Vatican Condemns Euthanasia

2 December 1942
Enrico Fermi and Team Begin First Nuclear Chain Reaction in Chicago

Enrico Fermi and Team Begin First Nuclear Chain Reaction in Chicago

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2 December 1947

Fighting Between Jews and Arabs Spreads Across Jerusalem and Muslim Clerics Call for Jihad

2 December 1954
U.S. Senate Censures Joseph McCarthy for not Cooperating With Senate Subcommittee

U.S. Senate Censures Joseph McCarthy for not Cooperating With Senate Subcommittee

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2 December 1964
Pope Paul VI Goes to India for 38th Eucharistic Conference

Pope Paul VI Goes to India for 38th Eucharistic Conference

2 December 1988
Benazir Bhutto Sworn in as 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan

Benazir Bhutto Sworn in as 11th Prime Minister of Pakistan

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2 December 1988
Muslims Publicly Burn Salman Rushdie's Novel 'The Satanic Verses'

Muslims Publicly Burn Salman Rushdie's Novel 'The Satanic Verses'

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2 December 1993

Clever v. Cherry Hill: Court Rules Schools can Use Religious Symbols in Secular Education

2 December 2011

Islamist Sermons Inspire Muslims to Riot in Kurdish City in Northern Iraq

 
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