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1 Adolf Hitler was born in Braunau, Austria on April 20, 1889. History > Famous Dates 04/20/09
2 Argentina celebrates their Independence Day on July 9. History > Famous Dates 12/31/08
3 August 15 marks the day India celebrates its Independence Day. History > Famous Dates 12/31/08
4 Brazil observes its Independence Day on September 7. History > Famous Dates 12/31/08
5 Christopher Columbus first landed in the Americas in 1492. History > Famous Dates 09/25/08
6 Germany was reunified when the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) joined the Federal Republic of Germany (West Germany) on 3 October 1990. History > Famous Dates 07/09/08
7 In Mexico, Independence Day is observed on the 16th of September. History > Famous Dates 12/31/08
8 Julius Caesar was assassinated on the Ides of March, or March 15, 44 B.C. History > Famous Dates 10/02/08
9 King Louis XVI of France was executed by guillotine on January 21, 1793. History > Famous Dates 01/08/09
10 Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his "I Have A Dream" speech on August 28, 1963. History > Famous Dates 11/12/08
11 NASA, which was established on July 29, 1958, stands for National Aeronautics and Space Administration. History > Famous Dates 11/16/08
12 On February 1, 2003, the Space Shuttle Columbia disintegrated during re-entry. History > Famous Dates 11/01/08
13 On February 6, 1971, Alan Shepard used 6-iron to hit a golf ball on the moon. History > Famous Dates 01/12/09
14 On January 28, 1986, the Space Shuttle Challenger disintegrated 73 seconds after launch. History > Famous Dates 11/17/08
15 On September 11, 2001, al-Qaeda terrorists hijacked four commercial jet airliners and deliberately killed everyone on board, in addition to destroying the Twin Towers and damaging the Pentagon, with thousands of fatalities resulted. History > Famous Dates 09/14/08

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