June 15, 2020
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⟶ Updated 14 Nov 2017 ⟶
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Alexander Graham Bell formed a telephone company with Thomas Edison.
James A. Garfield inaugurated as 20th President of the United States.
Tsar Alexander II was assassinated.
Billy the kid escapes from the Lincoln County jail in New Mexico.
Queen Victoria survives an assasination attempt.
Robert Koch discovers the cause of Tuberculosis.
Jesse James Killed by Robert Ford.
Thomas Edison tests the lightbulb.
Brooklyn bridge opened.
The 1st telephone call was made.
Battle of Boshbeg in South Africa (Beor War).
Harry Turman, the 33rd US president is born.
First known photograph of a tornado is taken.
"Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" Published in Canada.
1st US democratic president elected since the civil war.
Anti-rabbies vaccine tested by Louis Peter.
Louis Riel is hanged for treason.
Haymarket square bombing kills 7 policemen in Chicago.
The statue of Liberty is dedicated.
First Sherlock Holmes story is written.
Hertz invents the use of radio waves.
Eiffel Tower finishes construction.
Principles of Psychology is published by William James.
Robert Koch develops tuberculin to test for tuberculosis.
First official Basketball game takes place.
Rudolf Diesel invents his namesake.
Argon, the first inert gas, is discovered by William Ramsay.
The Lumiere brothers develop Cinematograph.
Marconi patents the wireless telegraph.
Becquerel discovers radioactivity in uranium.
Joseph Thomas discovers particles smaller than atoms.
Ramsay and Traves discover neon, krypton, and xenon.
Aspirin invented by Felix Hoffmann.
First zeppelin is built.
Sigmund Freud publishes "The Interpretation of Dreams".
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