History no matter how small helps to shape the events of today. TheBoldAge looks back to see what occurred on this day

    History no matter how small helps to shape the events of today. TheBoldAge looks back to see what occurred on this day

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-12-04

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    Can you guess what happened on this day in years gone by


    So, we wonder whether you guessed any of these:Way back when, the Ottoman Sultan Suleiman the Magnificent occupies Baghdad building on his empire. US President Woodrow Wilson sails for Versailles Peace Conference in France in 1918In 1798 British Prime Minister William Pitt the Younger announced a new tax - Income Tax. this was brought in to help finance the war against France.The crew from a British ship boarded the US ship Marie Celeste drifting in mid Atlantic in 1872. The captain's table was set for a meal but all hands were missing. A complete mystery. In 1952 more than 4,000 people died in a week, from breathing difficulties, during a severe London smog.In 2012 £63.8m of lottery prize money remained unclaimed and this one prize, eventually went to good causes

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