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From the desk of “Stuff You Missed in History Class,” “This Day in History Class” quickly recounts a tidbit from today’s events in history.

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Chuck Yeager piloted supersonic flight - October 14, 1947

Chuck Yeager piloted supersonic flight - October 14, 1947

Chuck Yeager piloted supersonic flight - October 14, 1947

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Miracle of the Sun - October 13, 1917

Miracle of the Sun - October 13, 1917

Miracle of the Sun - October 13, 1917

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First Oktoberfest began - October 12, 1810

First Oktoberfest began - October 12, 1810

First Oktoberfest began - October 12, 1810

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On This Day in History: The Wuchang Uprising

On This Day in History: The Wuchang Uprising

On This Day in History: The Wuchang Uprising

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Joshua Stoddard Patented the Calliope

Joshua Stoddard Patented the Calliope

Joshua Stoddard Patented the Calliope

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Marina Tsvetaeva born - October 8, 1892

Marina Tsvetaeva born - October 8, 1892

Marina Tsvetaeva born - October 8, 1892

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Most lopsided college football game ever - October 7, 1916

Most lopsided college football game ever - October 7, 1916

Most lopsided college football game ever - October 7, 1916

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On This Day in History: Austria-Hungary Annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina

On This Day in History: Austria-Hungary Annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina

On This Day in History: Austria-Hungary Annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Jarrow March began - October 5, 1936

Jarrow March began - October 5, 1936

Jarrow March began - October 5, 1936

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Sputnik's launch inspired satellite navigation systems in October 4, 1957

Sputnik's launch inspired satellite navigation systems in October 4, 1957

Sputnik's launch inspired satellite navigation systems in October 4, 1957

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On This Day in History: Tula, Leader of the Curacao Slave Revolt, Was Executed

On This Day in History: Tula, Leader of the Curacao Slave Revolt, Was Executed

On This Day in History: Tula, Leader of the Curacao Slave Revolt, Was Executed

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"The Obedience of a Christian Man" published - October 2, 1528

"The Obedience of a Christian Man" published - October 2, 1528

"The Obedience of a Christian Man" published - October 2, 1528

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On This Day in History: The 30 September Movement Assassinated 6 Indonesian Army Generals

On This Day in History: The 30 September Movement Assassinated 6 Indonesian Army Generals

On This Day in History: The 30 September Movement Assassinated 6 Indonesian Army Generals

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Rumi born - September 30, 1207

Rumi born - September 30, 1207

Rumi born - September 30, 1207

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On This Day in History: The Kyshtym Disaster

On This Day in History: The Kyshtym Disaster

On This Day in History: The Kyshtym Disaster

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Spaghetti House siege - September 28, 1975

Spaghetti House siege - September 28, 1975

Spaghetti House siege - September 28, 1975

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On This Day in History: Bud Powell Was Born

On This Day in History: Bud Powell Was Born

On This Day in History: Bud Powell Was Born

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Cincinnati Inquirer, New York Herald And Humor Magazine discussed on This Day in History Class

Cincinnati Inquirer, New York Herald And Humor Magazine discussed on This Day in History Class

Cincinnati Inquirer, New York Herald And Humor Magazine discussed on This Day in History Class

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Peter Jackson won Australian Heavyweight Boxing Championship - September 25, 1886

Peter Jackson won Australian Heavyweight Boxing Championship - September 25, 1886

Peter Jackson won Australian Heavyweight Boxing Championship - September 25, 1886

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Tpac Amaru executed - September 24, 1572

Tpac Amaru executed - September 24, 1572

Tpac Amaru executed - September 24, 1572

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Nintendo founded - September 23, 1889

Nintendo founded - September 23, 1889

Nintendo founded - September 23, 1889

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Junko Tabei born - September 22, 1939

Junko Tabei born - September 22, 1939

Junko Tabei born - September 22, 1939

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"Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial - September 21, 1897

"Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial - September 21, 1897

"Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus" editorial - September 21, 1897

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First Canne Film Festival - September 20, 1946

First Canne Film Festival - September 20, 1946

First Canne Film Festival - September 20, 1946

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First fully contained underground nuclear test - September 19, 1957

First fully contained underground nuclear test - September 19, 1957

First fully contained underground nuclear test - September 19, 1957

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First chiropractic adjustment - September 18, 1895

First chiropractic adjustment - September 18, 1895

First chiropractic adjustment - September 18, 1895

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Frida Kahlo's Bus Accident

Frida Kahlo's Bus Accident

Frida Kahlo's Bus Accident

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On This Day in History: The East German Balloon Escape

On This Day in History: The East German Balloon Escape

On This Day in History: The East German Balloon Escape

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