1942Siege of Singapore
1804Sailor Reclaims USS Philadelphia
1862Confederacy Surrenders at Fort Donelson
1923King Tut's Tomb Unsealed
1898Spanish-American War: USS Maine Explodes in Havana Harbor
1987Trial of John Demjanjuk Starts in Jerusalem
1951Korean War: Battle of Chipyong-ni Ends
1961U.S. Figure Skating Team Killed in Plane Crash
1998Dale Earnhardt Wins First Daytona 500
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1945Allied Forces Bomb Prague
1979U.S. Ambassador Spike Dubs Assassinated in Kabul
2005Lebanese Leader Hariri Assassinated
1929St. Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago
1929St. Valentine's Day Massacre in Chicago
1633Galileo Faces Charges of Hersy
1956Khrushchev Makes Anti-Stalin Speech
1956Soviet Union Holds 20th Communist Party Congress
1792Contest to Design the White House
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