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1985– Malawi played their first international soccer match against Zaire and lost 0-1.
1995 – Lumumba, revolutionary, was born in Congo.
1999 – The Congo government and rebel officials said they had reached an accord to end the 11-month war in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. Rebel forces were to be merged with the government army.
1298 – An army under Albert of Austria defeats forces led by Adolf of Nassau.
1747 – Marshall Saxe leads the French forces to victory over an Anglo-Dutch force under the Duke of Cumberland at the Battle of Lauffeld.
1489 – Thomas Crammer, first Protestant archbishop of Canterbury ( 1533-1556)
1877 -Hermann Hesse, German noverist and poet.
FAMOUS FOOTBALLER BIRTHDAY
1994 – Emilio Cordero
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:
World Sports Journalists Day