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Napoléon Bonaparte retreats from Russia.
94.5%
Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat.
94.1%
Mark Twain publishes 'The Adventures of Tom Sawyer.'
93.9%
The BSE Crisis leads to worldwide export ban on British beef.
89.5%
Babe Ruth hits a record 60 home runs in a single season.
89.4%
Abolition of capital punishment for murder in Great Britain.
88.5%
Henry VIII breaks with Rome.
88.3%
Levi Strauss patents his denim workwear.
88%
Students riot in Paris.
85.7%
First election with universal suffrage held in South Africa.
85.7%
A Christmas truce is observed along sections of the Western Front.
84.9%
33 miners freed in Chile.
82.9%
Captain James Cook killed in Hawaii.
79.3%
Pickett's Charge takes place during the Battle of Gettysburg.
78.9%
Geoffrey Chaucer writes the Canterbury Tales.
78%
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The 4th Earl of Sandwich invents the sandwich.
77.6%
Rome becomes a republic.
73.8%
Concorde takes its maiden flight.
72.1%
The Terracotta Army is constructed.
71.9%
Saint Thomas Aquinas writes the 'Summa Theologiae.'
59.7%
Krakatoa erupts.
57.9%
'Swan Lake' Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky premieres.
57.7%
Queen Nefertiti reigns in Egypt.
56%
The Black Dahlia murder.
52%
Ludwig II of Bavaria builds Neuschwanstein Castle.
45.8%
Boudica rises up against Roman rule.
38.6%
Development of cuneiform script in Sumer.
30.2%
The Second Defenestration of Prague precipitates the Thirty Years' War.
29.3%
Babur founds the Mughal Empire in the Indian subcontinent.
27.5%
Sappho of Lesbos becomes a prolific lyrical poet.
24.9%

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