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This day in history. 1982. Margaret Thatcher met her goal, more than 3 million unemployed in the UK for the first time since the Depression.
This day in history. 1989. George Steinbrenner met Pope John Paul II who ordered harsh penance for not renewing Reggie Jackson's contract.
This day in history. 1892. At Mengo Uganda French missionaries attacked British missionaries who drove them off with a sacramental Maxim gun
This day in history. 1668. England, Netherlands and Sweden signed a Triple Alliance against common enemies France and male pattern baldness.
This day in history. 1951. So-so pitcher Fidel Castro was ejected from a Winter League game for beaning a batter and he outlawed the league.
This day in history. 1977. US draft dodgers were pardoned but 50,000 of them stayed in Canada seducing our women with their exotic accents.
This day in history. 1965. The Byrds recorded Dylan's Mr Tambourine Man sounding like the Beatles, inventing folk rock and jingle jangling.
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