Today in history 7/8/2017

WordleCh1-507/8/2017:

Today in history, Christian Crusaders march around Jerusalem as Muslims watch from within the city in 1099.

Today in history, The first French settlement at Quebec is established by Samuel de Champlain (see picture below) in 1608.

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Today in history, The Austrians take Budapest from the Turks and annex Hungary in 1686.

Today in history, The truce at Villafranca Austria cedes Lombardy to France in 1859.

Today in history, The mutinous crew of the battleship Potemkin surrenders to Romanian authorities in 1905.

Today in history, 20 B-17s fly in their first mission with the Royal Air Force over Wilhelmshaven, Germany in 1941.

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