Today in History – August 2

Today in History – August 2 Novelist, essayist, and playwright James Baldwin was born in August 2, 1924, in New York City. Continue reading. Click here to search Today in History for other historic moments. Read more on loc.gov…
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Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy in Malmö today! With a high of 21C and a low of 14C. Sunrise at August 2, 2021 at 05:16AM and Sunset at August 2, 2021 at 09:11PM. Wind 24 km/h from West. Currently, August 2, 2021 at 07:01AM the temperature is 15C.…
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The Sirens and Ulysses

The Wikipedia article of the day for August 2, 2021 is The Sirens and Ulysses. The Sirens and Ulysses is a very large oil painting by the English artist William Etty, first exhibited in 1837. It depicts the scene from Homer’s Odyssey in which Ulysses (Odysseus) resists the bewitching song of the Sirens by having…
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Today in History – August 1

Today in History – August 1 After its first bid for statehood was vetoed by President Andrew Johnson, Colorado entered the Union on August 1, 1876. Continue reading. Click here to search Today in History for other historic moments. Read more on loc.gov…
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Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy in Malmö today! With a high of 21C and a low of 14C. Sunrise at August 1, 2021 at 05:14AM and Sunset at August 1, 2021 at 09:13PM. Wind 21 km/h from West. Currently, August 1, 2021 at 07:01AM the temperature is 16C.…
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Partisan Congress riots

The Wikipedia article of the day for August 1, 2021 is Partisan Congress riots. The Partisan Congress riots were attacks on Jews in Bratislava and other towns in the Slovak part of Czechoslovakia between 1 and 6 August 1946. After World War II, former Slovak partisans were often appointed as administrators of property and businesses that had been…
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