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1999 – Rwanda declared a unilateral cease-fire in Congo where it was backing rebels to oust Pres. Kabila.
0585 –A solar eclipse interrupts a battle outside Sardis in western Turkey between Medes and Lydians. The battle ends in a draw.
1961-Amnesty International, a human rights organization, is founded.
1738 – Dr. Joseph-Ignace Guillotine, French inventor of the execution device which bears his name.
1759 – William Pitt the Younger, prime minister of England ( 1783-1801)
FAMOUS FOOTBALLER BIRTHDAY
1990 – Kanya Kounvongsa
INTERNATIONAL DAY OF:
International Day of Action for Women’s Health