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626 – Shimin becomes Emperor Taizong of Tang, Emperor of China, when his father abdicates in his favour
1479 – King Alfonso I of Portugal recognizes Isabella as queen of Castile
1888 – George Eastman patents 1st roll-film camera and registers “Kodak”
1942 – Transport nr 28 departs with French Jews to nazi-Germany
1957 – Ford Motor Co introduces Edsel
1965 – KREZ TV channel 6 in Durango, CO (CBS/NBC) begins broadcasting
1970 – An Irish Republican Army (IRA) member, Michael Kane (35), is killed in the premature explosion of the bomb he was planting at an electricity transformer in Belfast
1977 – Hollis Stacy wins LPGA Rail Muscular Dystrophy Golf Classic
1988 – Phoenix Cardinals play 1st regular-season NFL game
1991 – Panel of 8 baseball experts vote to drop asterisk next to Roger Maris HR record and determine an official no hitter must go at least 9 innings

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