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6 December 1971
Diffenderfer v. Central Baptist Church: Florida Law on Tax Exempt Commercial Properties Challenged

Diffenderfer v. Central Baptist Church: Florida Law on Tax Exempt Commercial Properties Challenged

6 December 1992

Militant Hindus in Ayodhya Destroy Mosque With Sledgehammers and Bare Hands

6 December 1993
Welsh v. Boy Scouts of America: Court Upholds Scouts Right to Discriminate Against Atheists

Welsh v. Boy Scouts of America: Court Upholds Scouts Right to Discriminate Against Atheists

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6 December 2000
ACLU v. Ohio: Court Rules that Ohio's Motto Violates Separation of Church and State

ACLU v. Ohio: Court Rules that Ohio's Motto Violates Separation of Church and State

6 December 2005
Danish Muslim Leaders and Imams Go to Mecca to Incite Reactions to Muhammad Cartoons

Danish Muslim Leaders and Imams Go to Mecca to Incite Reactions to Muhammad Cartoons

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6 December 2007
Mitt Romney: Freedom Requires Religion - There Is No Freedom Without Religion

Mitt Romney: Freedom Requires Religion - There Is No Freedom Without Religion

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7 December -43
Politician, Philosopher, and Lawyer Marcus Tullius Cicero is Assassinated

Politician, Philosopher, and Lawyer Marcus Tullius Cicero is Assassinated

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7 December 283
Death of Pope Eutychian

Death of Pope Eutychian

7 December 374
St. Ambrose is Consecrated as Bishop of Milan

St. Ambrose is Consecrated as Bishop of Milan

7 December 396
Roman Emperors Abolish All Privileges Granted in Ancient Laws to Pagan Priests and Leaders

Roman Emperors Abolish All Privileges Granted in Ancient Laws to Pagan Priests and Leaders

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7 December 1254
Death of Pope Innocent IV

Death of Pope Innocent IV

7 December 1539
Martin Luther Gives Philip I Permission to Marry Second Wife

Martin Luther Gives Philip I Permission to Marry Second Wife

7 December 1661

British Parliament Pressures Massachusetts Colony to Life Corporal Punishment Act

7 December 1787
Delaware Becomes First State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Delaware Becomes First State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

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7 December 1918
Future Pope Pius XI, Achille Ratti, Writes Letter Complaining About Jews in Poland

Future Pope Pius XI, Achille Ratti, Writes Letter Complaining About Jews in Poland

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7 December 1924
Gregor Strasser Elected to Weimar Republic Reichstag

Gregor Strasser Elected to Weimar Republic Reichstag

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7 December 1928
Birth of Linguist and Activist Avram Noam Chomsky

Birth of Linguist and Activist Avram Noam Chomsky

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7 December 1930
Hitler Denounces Democracy to Crowd in Stuttgart

Hitler Denounces Democracy to Crowd in Stuttgart

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7 December 1930
Sermon by Episcopal Bishop Manning Interrupted Over Companionate Marriage Fight

Sermon by Episcopal Bishop Manning Interrupted Over Companionate Marriage Fight

7 December 1931

Dr. Martin Stämmler Tells Nazi Physicians About Possible Enactment of Sterilization Law

7 December 1938
Nazi Foreign Minister von Ribbentrop Talks With French Who Want to Solve Their Jewish Problem

Nazi Foreign Minister von Ribbentrop Talks With French Who Want to Solve Their Jewish Problem

7 December 1939

Over 1,100 Psychiatric Patients are Murdered in Mobile Gas Vans in Poland

7 December 1941
Hitler Issues 'Night and Fog' Decree That Makes Troublemakers in Occupied Territories Disappear

Hitler Issues 'Night and Fog' Decree That Makes Troublemakers in Occupied Territories Disappear

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7 December 1941
Japan Begins Surprise Military Attack in American Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

Japan Begins Surprise Military Attack in American Naval Base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

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7 December 1941
Chelmno Extermination Camp Officially Opens in Poland

Chelmno Extermination Camp Officially Opens in Poland

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7 December 1965

Greek Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches Reconcile, but don't Reunite

7 December 1965
Pope Paul VI Reorganizes Holy Office (Inquisition) and Renames it the Congregation of the Doctrine of Faith

Pope Paul VI Reorganizes Holy Office (Inquisition) and Renames it the Congregation of the Doctrine of Faith

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7 December 1981
McClean v. Arkansas: Court Hears Case on Law Requiring Creationism in Public Schools

McClean v. Arkansas: Court Hears Case on Law Requiring Creationism in Public Schools

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7 December 1985
Death of Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart

Death of Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart

7 December 1988
Yasser Arafat Recognizes Israel's Right to Exist

Yasser Arafat Recognizes Israel's Right to Exist

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7 December 1989
Archbishop John Habgood Says Moment of Fertilization Doesn't Create Humanity

Archbishop John Habgood Says Moment of Fertilization Doesn't Create Humanity

7 December 1999
Ganulin v. U.S.: Court Rules U.S. Government Can Recognize Christmas as Official Paid Holiday

Ganulin v. U.S.: Court Rules U.S. Government Can Recognize Christmas as Official Paid Holiday

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7 December 2011

Israeli Bus Company Fined for Sending Women to Back of Bus

8 December 553
Pope Vigilius Accedes to Decisions of Second Council of Constantinople

Pope Vigilius Accedes to Decisions of Second Council of Constantinople

8 December 644

Muhammad's Father-in-Law Umar is Assassinated by Persians

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8 December 1723
Birth of French Philosopher Baron d'Holbach

Birth of French Philosopher Baron d'Holbach

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8 December 1854
Pope Pius IX Declares the Dogma of Immaculate Conception of Virgin Mary

Pope Pius IX Declares the Dogma of Immaculate Conception of Virgin Mary

8 December 1864
Pope Pius IX Complains About Ideas Like Freedom of Press and Religion

Pope Pius IX Complains About Ideas Like Freedom of Press and Religion

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8 December 1869
First Vatican Council Opens in Rome to Defend Against Modernity, Liberalism

First Vatican Council Opens in Rome to Defend Against Modernity, Liberalism

8 December 1903
Birth of Herbert Spencer, English Philosopher, Biologist, and Sociologist

Birth of Herbert Spencer, English Philosopher, Biologist, and Sociologist

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8 December 1930
Nazi Youths Riot in Berlin Over Release of Movie 'All's Quiet on the Western Front'

Nazi Youths Riot in Berlin Over Release of Movie 'All's Quiet on the Western Front'

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8 December 1933

All Jews Banned From Journalism in Nazi Germany

8 December 1933
German Christians Pledge to Reform Evangelical-Lutheran Church Along Aryan Racial Lines

German Christians Pledge to Reform Evangelical-Lutheran Church Along Aryan Racial Lines

8 December 1938

All Jewish Students are Banned From German Universities

8 December 1939
Pope Pius XII Says Current War is 'Manifestation of God's Providence'

Pope Pius XII Says Current War is 'Manifestation of God's Providence'

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8 December 1941
Gas-Van Units Begin Operation at Chelmno Extermination Camp Near Lodz

Gas-Van Units Begin Operation at Chelmno Extermination Camp Near Lodz

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8 December 1941
Japanese Forces Invade Malaya, Thailand, Hong Kong, the Philippines, and Dutch East Indies

Japanese Forces Invade Malaya, Thailand, Hong Kong, the Philippines, and Dutch East Indies

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8 December 1941
Congresswoman Jeannette Rankin Casts Only Nay Vote for Declaring War on Japan

Congresswoman Jeannette Rankin Casts Only Nay Vote for Declaring War on Japan

8 December 1947
McCollum v. Board of Education: Court Rules Against Religious Education in Public Schools

McCollum v. Board of Education: Court Rules Against Religious Education in Public Schools

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8 December 1947

Arab League Announces Military Action to Stop Creation of a Jewish State

 
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