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Today In History - May 29th
YearHistoric Event
1453Constantinople falls to Turks (Signaled end of Middle Ages)
1660Charles II restored to English throne after Puritan Commonwealth
1721SC formally incorporated as a royal colony
1790Rhode Is became last of original 13 ratifing Constitution
1848Wisconsin becomes 30th state
1849A patent for lifting vessels was granted to Abraham Lincoln
1864Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz
1892Death of prophet Baha'Ullah (Ascension of Baha'Ullah)
1916US forces invade Dominican Republic - stay until 1924
1919Einstein's light-bending prediction is confirmed by Arthur Eddington
19511st North Pole flight in single engine plane - CF Blair
1953Edmund Hillary & Norgay of NZ become 1st to reach top of Mt Everest
1954Actor - Kirk & Anne Douglas married
19781st class postage now 15› (13› for 3 years)
1983Yuri Dumchev of USSR throws discus a record 71.86 m

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