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21 May 1944

21 May 1944May ItalyThe 5th Army captures Fondi and CampodimeleHow to cite this article: Rickard, J (28 December 2007), 21 May 1944, http://www.
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Hitler and his first Cabinet

Hitler and his first Cabinet When Adolf Hitler was appointed Chancellor on January 30 th 1933, he was in the position to appoint his very first cabinet. However, with no Nazi Party majority in the Reichstag, Hitler had to include men from other political parties in his first cabinet - even if they did come from the right wing Stahlhelm and German Nationalist parties.
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Stokeley Carmichael

Stokeley Carmichael was born in 1941 in Trinidad. Carmichael's family moved the America when he was 9 years old and he attended school in New York. Stokeley Carmichael joined Howard University in 1960 and joined SNCC - an organisation that used non-violence as its principle tactic and had been formed at the outset of the restaurant sit-ins that started in Greensboro in 1960.
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10 Facts About King John

The youngest of Henry Plantagenet’s five (legitimate) sons, John was never even expected to inherit land, let alone become king of his father’s empire. His English subjects no doubt wished these initial expectations had been fulfilled: John proved such a poor and unpopular king that he won himself the moniker of “Bad King John“.
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Model of Fountains Abbey

A scale model of Fountains Abbey, North Yorkshire, England. Founded in 1132 CE, the Cistercian abbey was closed in 1539 CE as part of the Dissolution of the Monasteries during the reign of Henry VIII...
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