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Daily Run Down: 03/10/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1584, English politician and writer Thomas Norton dies.
  • In 1629, Charles I dissolves Parliament.
  • In 1745, American solider John Gunby is born.
  • In 1810, Irish Poet Samuel Ferguson is born.
  • In 1814, Napoleon I is defeated at the Battle of Laon.
  • In 1864, American Frontier figure, Jack Slade, dies.
  • In 1876, Alexander Graham Bell makes the first successful telephone call.
  • In 1891, Almon Strowger patents the strowger switch.
  • In 1906, The Courrieres Mine disaster kills 1099 miners in Northern France.
  • In 1913, American abolitionist Harriet Tubman dies.
  • In 1933, An earthquake that struck Long Beach, California kills 115.
  • In 1959, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s Palace to protect him from removal.
  • In 1977, Astronomers discover rings around the planet Uranus.
  • In 2000, The NASDAQ hits its high, signaling the end of the Dot-com Boom.
  • In 2006, The Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter arrives at Mars.
  • In 1917, American World War II Sergeant Frank Perconte is born.
  • In 1948, American novelist Zelda Fitzgerald dies.
  • In 1957, Leader of al-Qaeda, Osama bin Laden was born.
  • In 1983, American singer-songwriter Carrie Underwood was born.
  • In 2010, Canadian Actor Corey Haim dies.
 

Look for more current news later and another Historical Daily Run Down next week.

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Daily Run Down 11/18/2012: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Reviews

Law

Technology

Internet

Software/Apps

Developer

London/Britain

Personal

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 75

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Daily Run Down 05/19/2012

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

Total Number of stories: 144

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Daily Run Down 05/16/2012

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

Total Number of stories: 281

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Daily Run Down 05/07/2012

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

Total Number of stories: 126

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