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AFRICA – [MALAWI]
2011 – Malawi’s central bank devalued its currency by 10 percent as it sought to revive a stalled program with the International Monetary Fund
AFRICA – [TANZANIAN]]
1998 – Americans, Kenyans and Tanzanians held church and memorial services to mourn those killed in bombing attacks on two U.S. embassies.
AFRICA – [DRC]
2002 – In northeastern Congo United Nations observers discovered a grave containing the hacked bodies of 38 women and children outside Bunia.
AFRICA – [SOUTH AFRICA]
2000 – South African President Thabo Mbeki unveils the Women’s Monument commemorating the role of women in the anti-apartheid struggle
1995 – South Africa celebrates the first National Women’s Day
1965 – Singapore expelled from Malaysia following economic disagreements and racial tensions; becomes independent republic
1999 – Russian president Boris Yeltsin fires his prime minister and, for the fourth time, fires the entire cabinet.
1387 – Henry V, British king famous for his victory at Agincourt France
1631 – John Dryden ,the first official poet Laureate of great
FAMOUS FOOTABALL BIRTHDAY
1991 – Colin Nelson