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This day in history
In 1793, during the French Revolution, King Louis XVI, condemned for treason, was executed on the guillotine. In 1861, Jefferson Davis of Mississippi and four other Southerners whose states had seceded from the Union resigned from the U.S. Senate. In 1908, New York City’s Board of Aldermen passe...
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Middle English was spoken in England in the late Middle Ages, from 1100 to 1500. *** The word kilt comes from Middle English. It means pleat. *** Traditional kilts do not have pockets. A purse, called a sporran, usually made of leather or fur, hangs in front of the kilt. *** King James III ...
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