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1st January 1511: In the early hours of the morning Catherine of Aragon gave birth to a son, Henry Duke of Cornwall, son of Henry VIII. Tragically the little boy was to die only fifty two days later on February 22nd. How different Tudor history and England may have been if the little boy had lived.

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Queen Marie José, was the last Queen of Italy - Her 35-day tenure as queen earned her the affectionate nickname 'the May Queen' - @Mlle

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May Day is related to the Celtic festival of Beltane and the Germanic festival of Walpurgis Night. – it has traditionally been an occasion for celebration. As Europe became Christianized, the pagan holidays lost their religious character and either changed into popular secular celebrations, as with May Day, or were merged with or replaced by new Christian holidays.

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I understand if you don't want them talking to strangers on the internet who may be pedophiles or if they've gotten into porn before (porn does negatively alter the mind) but then you just need to check their history every month or so not buy all these creepy surveillance things that are everywhere these days

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Corporal Araki Yukio holding a puppy, with four other pilots of the 72nd Shinbu Squadron around him, 26 May 1945. They were all Special Attack (kamikaze) pilots. The day after on 27 May 1945, Araki’s Ki-51 bomber took off from Kagoshima, Japan, and never returned. He died at the age of 17.

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Rare cdv of Martha Jane Cannary, better known as Calamity Jane in her wild days in Deadwood in the 1870s. Friends included Wild Bill Hickok, Colorado Charlie Utter, and Bloody Dick Seymour.

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May 16, 1843: Departure of the first major wagon train from Elm Grove, Missouri towards the Pacific Northwest, via the Oregon Trail. Wagons on the Prairie (unidentified wagon train), 1860s. New-York Historical Society, 86025d.

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Happy 4th of July (Independence Day) to all U.S. Friends! May it be celebration and fun for all ! #4thofJuly

Happy 4th of July (Independence Day) to all U.S. Friends! May it be celebration and fun for all ! #4thofJuly

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Have you ever wondered what US Presidents were really like, beyond what we've learned in history classes? Read on to find out some fun facts you may h

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