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Death of Pope Paschal II in Rome
Gelasius II Elected Pope
Death of King of Jerusalem Baldwin I, Founder of Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem
Baldwin II Crowned King of Jerusalem, Will Expand Latin Kingdom of Jerusalem
Death of Byzantine Emperor Alexios I Komnenos
Birth of Manuel I Komnenos, Fourth Son of Byzantine Emperor John II Komnenos
Muslim City of Saragossa in Spain Falls to Crusaders
Birth of Thomas Becket, Future Lord Chancellor of England and Archbishop of Canterbury
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Auschwitz Deputy Commander Experiments With Zyklon B for Efficient Killing
In Auschwitz, deputy commandant (Captain) Karl Fritzsch begins experiments on the use of gas for killing large numbers of...
Death of William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
William Hubbs Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, dies at his Arlington, Virginia home at the age...
Anne Frank & Family Loaded on Last Transport Train to Auschwitz Death Camp
Anne Frank and her family are loaded on to the last transport train taking Jews from the Westerbork transit...
Pope John Paul I is Inaugurated as the 264th Pope
Pope John Paul I is inaugurated as the 264th pope. His papacy began last month, the day after he...
Defeat of Mongols at Battle of Ain Jalut by Egyptian Mamluks
Battle of Ain Jalut: The Mamluks of Egypt defeat the invading Mongols, thus preventing any further Mongol advance into...
This Month in Atheist History
Birth of Albert Ellis, Influential Psychotherapist
Albert Ellis is born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. One of the most influential psychotherapists in history, he will develop Rational...
Death of Annie Besant, Life-Long Political Reformer & Activist
Annie Besant dies in India at the age of 85. Besant was a life-long political reformer and activist. She...
McCollum v. Board of Ed: Mother Challenges Religion Classes in Public School
Argued: McCollum v. Board of Education — In Illinois, closing arguments are made before a three-judge panel of the...
Court Rules Against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair's Lawsuit to Remove 'So Help Me God'
The 5th Circuit Court of Appeals rules against Madalyn Murray-O'Hair in her lawsuit to remove "so help me God"...
Birth of Georges Clemenceau, French Politician & Atheist
Georges Clemenceau, French politician and atheist, is born. The son of a physician, he will study medicine and work...
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