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6August523
Death of Pope Hormisdas

Death of Pope Hormisdas

6August768
Antipope Constantine II Dies After Horrific Treatment and Excommunication

Antipope Constantine II Dies After Horrific Treatment and Excommunication

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6August1187
Saladin's Army Captures City of Beirut

Saladin's Army Captures City of Beirut

6August1221
Death of Saint Dominic, Founder of Monastic Order of Dominicans

Death of Saint Dominic, Founder of Monastic Order of Dominicans

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6August1458
Death of Pope Callistus III, Part of Infamous Borgia Family

Death of Pope Callistus III, Part of Infamous Borgia Family

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6August1623
Election of Urban VIII, Last Pope to Use Military Force to Expand Papal Territory

Election of Urban VIII, Last Pope to Use Military Force to Expand Papal Territory

6August1727
First Catholic Charitable Institution in America Started in New Orleans

First Catholic Charitable Institution in America Started in New Orleans

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6August1774
Ann Lee and Followers Arrive in America, Will be Known as Shakers

Ann Lee and Followers Arrive in America, Will be Known as Shakers

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6August1801

Religious Camp Meetings in Kentucky Begin - Western Great Revival

6August1806
Francis II Dissolves the Holy Roman Empire, Making him the Last Holy Roman Emperor

Francis II Dissolves the Holy Roman Empire, Making him the Last Holy Roman Emperor

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6August1838
Mormons Beat Non-Mormons With Clubs During State Elections

Mormons Beat Non-Mormons With Clubs During State Elections

6August1861

Offenses Against Person Act Criminalizes Abortion in Britain

6August1938
Jewish War Veterans Urge Henry Ford to Repudiate and Return Nazi Medal From Hitler

Jewish War Veterans Urge Henry Ford to Repudiate and Return Nazi Medal From Hitler

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6August1941
Catholic Missionary Work in German Conquered Areas is Banned by Hitler

Catholic Missionary Work in German Conquered Areas is Banned by Hitler

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6August1945
World's First Nuclear Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima, Japan

World's First Nuclear Bomb Dropped on Hiroshima, Japan

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6August1969
German Philosopher Theodor Adorno Dies of a Heart Attack

German Philosopher Theodor Adorno Dies of a Heart Attack

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6August1969
Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Sues NASA to Stop Astronauts Practicing Religion in Space

Madalyn Murray-O'Hair Sues NASA to Stop Astronauts Practicing Religion in Space

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6August1978
Death of Pope Paul VI of Massive Heart Attack

Death of Pope Paul VI of Massive Heart Attack

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6August1996
Egyptian Court Orders Professor Nasr Abu Zayd to Divorce His Wife

Egyptian Court Orders Professor Nasr Abu Zayd to Divorce His Wife

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6August2000
Pope John Paul II: Catholic Christianity Superior to Other Religions

Pope John Paul II: Catholic Christianity Superior to Other Religions

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6August2003
Gene Robinson Becomes First Episcopal Bishop-Designate of New Hampshire

Gene Robinson Becomes First Episcopal Bishop-Designate of New Hampshire

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7August117
Death of Roman Emperor Marcus Trajan

Death of Roman Emperor Marcus Trajan

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7August317
Birth of Constantius II, Future Roman Emperor

Birth of Constantius II, Future Roman Emperor

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7August389
Roman Emperors: All Sundays and the 7 Days Before and After Easter are Holidays

Roman Emperors: All Sundays and the 7 Days Before and After Easter are Holidays

7August395
Roman Emperors Ban All Pagan Sacrifices

Roman Emperors Ban All Pagan Sacrifices

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7August412
Oppression of Innocent Jews is Forbidden by Emperor Theodosius II

Oppression of Innocent Jews is Forbidden by Emperor Theodosius II

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7August936
Duke of Saxony's Oldest Son Otto Coronated as King Otto I of Germany

Duke of Saxony's Oldest Son Otto Coronated as King Otto I of Germany

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7August1106
Death of Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor

Death of Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor

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7August1209
Catholic Crusaders Cut Water Access to Besieged City of Carcassonne

Catholic Crusaders Cut Water Access to Besieged City of Carcassonne

7August1316
John XXII Elected Pope, Will Centralize Church Power

John XXII Elected Pope, Will Centralize Church Power

7August1789
President George Washington Signs Northwest Ordinance into Law

President George Washington Signs Northwest Ordinance into Law

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7August1814
Pope Pius VII Uses Papal Bull to Restore Jesuits

Pope Pius VII Uses Papal Bull to Restore Jesuits

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7August1838
Joseph Smith Leads Band of 150 Danites to Threaten Missouri Judge

Joseph Smith Leads Band of 150 Danites to Threaten Missouri Judge

7August1876
Birth of Margaretha G. Zelle, Better Known as Mata Hari

Birth of Margaretha G. Zelle, Better Known as Mata Hari

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7August1882

Birth of American Philosopher George Plimpton Adams

7August1887
Birth of Hermann Rauschning, Conservative Politician Who Flees the Nazis

Birth of Hermann Rauschning, Conservative Politician Who Flees the Nazis

7August1920
Hitler Defends Importance of Eliminating Versailles Treaty and Blames Jews for Everything

Hitler Defends Importance of Eliminating Versailles Treaty and Blames Jews for Everything

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7August1928
Birth of Randall James Zwinge, Better Known as Skeptic James 'Amazing' Randi

Birth of Randall James Zwinge, Better Known as Skeptic James 'Amazing' Randi

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7August1928

American Association for Advancement of Atheism Challenges Rejection of Atheist Death-Bed Statements

7August1929
Nazi Party Paper Reports on Hitler's Promotion of Eugenics

Nazi Party Paper Reports on Hitler's Promotion of Eugenics

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7August1930
Last Confirmed Lynching in U.S. Occurs in Marion, Indiana

Last Confirmed Lynching in U.S. Occurs in Marion, Indiana

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7August1942
U.S. Marines Invade Guadalcanal and Tulagi, First U.S. Offensive in Pacific

U.S. Marines Invade Guadalcanal and Tulagi, First U.S. Offensive in Pacific

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7August1968
Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard Forgives $13 Million Debt the Church Owes Him

Scientology Founder L. Ron Hubbard Forgives $13 Million Debt the Church Owes Him

7August1985

Presbyterians Stage Fake Atheist Raid on Youth Camp

7August1996
ACLU v. Schundler: Certain Holiday Displays Ruled Unconstitutional

ACLU v. Schundler: Certain Holiday Displays Ruled Unconstitutional

7August2003
Chief Justice Roy Moore May Ignore Court Order to Remove Ten Commandments

Chief Justice Roy Moore May Ignore Court Order to Remove Ten Commandments

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8August423
Emperors' Ban on Eunomians in Imperial Service Doesn't Apply to Governor's Staff

Emperors' Ban on Eunomians in Imperial Service Doesn't Apply to Governor's Staff

8August1002
Death of Al-Mansur, Muslim Ruler of Andalus

Death of Al-Mansur, Muslim Ruler of Andalus

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8August1518
Martin Luther is Summoned to Rome by Pope Leo X

Martin Luther is Summoned to Rome by Pope Leo X

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8August1844
Brigham Young Chosen to Lead Mormons After Death of Founder Joseph Smith

Brigham Young Chosen to Lead Mormons After Death of Founder Joseph Smith

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