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The long and glorious reign of Baldwin the Magnificent begins
in 1174, thirteen year old Baldwin of the House of Anjou became King of Jerusalem, with Raymond III, Count of Tripoli as regent and William of Tyre as chancellor. But his reign as Baldwin IV might have been cut very short if not for William, because four years earlier he discovered that a young member of the royal household had contracted Hansen's Disease.
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Pompey's Victory at Dyrrhachium  by +Jeff Provine 
in 48 B C, near Dyrrahachium, a town on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, the Roman Civil War came to a head as the army of the Optimates (the majority of the Senate) under Pompey the Great clashed with the forces of the Populares (the party of the people) under Julius Caesar. 
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Normans defeated at Hastings by Harold the Magnificent
in 1068, having recovered from two exhausting, major campaigns fought in the space of a single year Harold Godwinson was ready to launch the Saxon counter-invasion of Normandy. Sensing that only William could have summoned the force of will to invade, in his defeat at Hastings Harold had grasped an opportunity to end the dynastic question once and for all. But instead he inadvertently created no end of fresh problems for his English successors. 
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Syrian Civil War threatens the Romney Presidency
in 2013, CIA director John O. Brennan met privately with Secretary of State John Huntsman after a televised speech by Hezbollah Leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah's confirmed that the militant group were sending soldiers to Syria to fight along Bashar Assad's government forces.
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Quasi-War saves the Adams Presidency
in 1798, on this day the U.S. Congress rescinded treaties with France sparking the so-called Quasi-War, an undeclared conflict fought mostly at sea between the United States of America, Batavian Republic, and Great Britain against the French Republic and Spain.
On this day the U.S. Congress rescinded treaties with France sparking the so-called Quasi-War, an undeclared conflict fought mostly at sea between the United States of America, Batavian Republic, and Great Britain against the French Republic and Spain.
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William of Normandy joins Harold Godwinson in death
what if both commanders had died at the Battle of Hastings?  muses Jackie Speel. 
October 14th, 1066, after both arch-rivals perished in their titanic struggle on the south-east coast a series of profound changes were quickly set in train across the British Isles and also on the continent.
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The long and glorious reign of Baldwin the Magnificent begins
in 1174, thirteen year old Baldwin of the House of Anjou became King of Jerusalem, with Raymond III, Count of Tripoli as regent and William of Tyre as chancellor. But his reign as Baldwin IV might have been cut very short if not for William, because four years earlier he discovered that a young member of the royal household had contracted Hansen's Disease.
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Pompey's Victory at Dyrrhachium  by +Jeff Provine 
in 48 B C, near Dyrrahachium, a town on the eastern coast of the Adriatic Sea, the Roman Civil War came to a head as the army of the Optimates (the majority of the Senate) under Pompey the Great clashed with the forces of the Populares (the party of the people) under Julius Caesar. 
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Normans defeated at Hastings by Harold the Magnificent
in 1068, having recovered from two exhausting, major campaigns fought in the space of a single year Harold Godwinson was ready to launch the Saxon counter-invasion of Normandy. Sensing that only William could have summoned the force of will to invade, in his defeat at Hastings Harold had grasped an opportunity to end the dynastic question once and for all. But instead he inadvertently created no end of fresh problems for his English successors. 
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Syrian Civil War threatens the Romney Presidency
in 2013, CIA director John O. Brennan met privately with Secretary of State John Huntsman after a televised speech by Hezbollah Leader Sheikh Hassan Nasrallah's confirmed that the militant group were sending soldiers to Syria to fight along Bashar Assad's government forces.
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Quasi-War saves the Adams Presidency
in 1798, on this day the U.S. Congress rescinded treaties with France sparking the so-called Quasi-War, an undeclared conflict fought mostly at sea between the United States of America, Batavian Republic, and Great Britain against the French Republic and Spain.
On this day the U.S. Congress rescinded treaties with France sparking the so-called Quasi-War, an undeclared conflict fought mostly at sea between the United States of America, Batavian Republic, and Great Britain against the French Republic and Spain.
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William of Normandy joins Harold Godwinson in death
what if both commanders had died at the Battle of Hastings?  muses Jackie Speel. 
October 14th, 1066, after both arch-rivals perished in their titanic struggle on the south-east coast a series of profound changes were quickly set in train across the British Isles and also on the continent.
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