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1098 Kerbogha of Mosull was defeated by the fighters of the First Crusade.
1461 Edward IV became the King of England.
1519 Charles V was on this day elected Emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.
1635 Guadeloupe became a French colony on this day.
1709 Charles XII of Sweden was defeated by Peter the Great at the Battle of Poltava
1838 Coronation of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom took place on this day.
1846 The saxophone was patented by Adolphe Sax.
1881 The Austro - Serbian Alliance of 1881 was secretly signed on this day.
1894 On this day, Labor Day became an official holiday in the United States.
1895 Honduras, El Salvador and Nicaragua came together to form the Greater Republic of Central America.
1919 The state of war between Germany and the Allies of World War I comes to an end with the signing of the Treaty of Versailles.
1921 Alexander I, Sebian King, on this day proclaimed the new constitution of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes. It was thereafter known as the Vidovdan Constitution.
1926 Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz merge their two companies forming the Mercedes-Benz.
1940 After facing an ultimatum, Romania ceded Bessarabia (current-day Moldova) to the Soviet Union.
1948 Boxer Dick Turpin became the first black British boxing champion in the modern era after he defeated Vince Hawkins at Villa Park in Birmingham.
1950 Korean War: North Korean troops captured Seoul.
1964 The Organization of Afro-American Unity was established by Malcolm X on this day.
1981 Seventy three officials of the Islamic Republican Party were killed in a power bomb explosion in Teheran.
1992 On this day, the Constitution of Estonia was signed into law.
1996 The Constitution of Ukraine was signed into law on this day.
1997 Holyfield - Tyson II: Boxer Mike Tyson was disqualified in the third round after he bit off a piece of Evander Holyfield's ear.
2004 The Coalition Provisional Authority handed over sovereign power to the interim government of Iraq. This ended the US-led rule of Iraq.
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