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1856 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War

30 March

The Crimean War was a military conflict fought between October 1853 – February 1856 in which Russia lost to an alliance of France, the United Kingdom, the Ottoman Empire, and Sardinia. Continue reading “1856 – The Treaty of Paris is signed, ending the Crimean War”

1959 – First man-made object reaches the moon

14 September – On this day

The Soviet union win the race to the moon by crashing the first man-made object into the moon. Continue reading “1959 – First man-made object reaches the moon”

WWII The 75th Anniversary – The Balkans

4 – 6 September – Rumania

There are political upheavals following the recent losses of territory by the Vienna Award (where Hungary is given a large part of Transylvania and Bulgaria is given southern Dobruja). Continue reading “WWII The 75th Anniversary – The Balkans”

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