At A Glance

211 Roman Emperor Septimius Severus dies, leaving the Roman Empire in the hands of his two quarrelsome sons, Caracalla and Geta 1789 1st US electoral college chooses George Washington as President and John Adams as Vice-President 1794 French National Convention proclaims abolishment of slavery 1822 Free American Blacks settle Liberia, West Africa 1933 German President […]

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