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1908
January 15th
US physicist Edward Teller was born In Hungary. He worked on the Manhattan Project during WWII, and is known as the 'Father' of the Hydrogen bomb.
June 30th
The Tunguska Impact occured in Siberia. A meteor entered the Earth's atmosphere and exploded above ground and caused devastation.
August 22nd
French photographer Henri Cartier-Bresson, known as the'eye of the century', was born near Paris. He documented some of the major events of the 20th century, Spanish Civil War, liberation of Paris, the fall of Beijing to Mao's communists and the death of Mahatma Gandhi.
August 27th
Futrue President of the United States, Lyndon B. Johnson was born.
September 2nd
Valentin Petrovich Glushko was born. Engines developed under Glushko were installed on all early Soviet launch vehicles including variants of the R-7, which launched the Sputnik and Vostok missions.
October 1st
Henry Ford introduced the Model T car. Price, $850.
October 5th
Bulgaria gained independence from Turkey.
October 6th
Austria annexed Bosnia and Herzegovina.
November 15th
Belgium took over the Congo from King Leopold.
November 15th
Empress Zi Xi (Tz'-hsi) of China died.
December 28th
An earthquake destroyed Messina, Sicily and Calabria and killed over 75,000 people.
December 31st
Simon Wiesenthal was born in Austria. Wiesenthal was imprisoned by the Nazi's during WWII and survived. He then became well known as an active hunter of Nazi War criminals.
 

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