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 Prague Spring beginsPrague Spring begins by The Ovi Team
January 5th 1968; Antonin Novotny, the Stalinist ruler of Czechoslovakia, is succeeded as first secretary by Alexander Dubcek, a Slovak who supports liberal reforms. In the first few months of his rule...
 
 Leonardo's flying machinesLeonardo's flying machines by The Ovi Team
3rd of January 1496, Leonardo da Vinci tried for the first time unsuccessfully unfortunately to fly with one of the flying machines that had become his passion for long time.
 
 Noriega surrenders to U.S.Noriega surrenders to U.S. by The Ovi Team
January 3rd 1990; Panama's General Manuel Antonio Noriega, after holing up for 10 days at the Vatican embassy in Panama City, surrenders to U.S. military troops to face charges of drug trafficking.
 
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 Grigori RasputinGrigori Rasputin by The Ovi Team
January 30th 1916; Grigori Rasputin, a self-fashioned Russian holy man, is murdered by Russian nobles eager to end his sway over the royal family.
 
 The Gulag Archipelago publishedThe Gulag Archipelago published by The Ovi Team
December 28th 1983; Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn's "literary investigation" of the police-state system in the Soviet Union, The Gulag Archipelago, 1918-1956, is published in the original Russian in Paris. The book was the first of the three-volume work.
 
 Benazir Bhutto assassinatedBenazir Bhutto assassinated by The Ovi Team
December 27th 2007; Benazir Bhutto, a former Pakistani prime minister and the first democratically elected female leader of a Muslim country, is assassinated at age 54 in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi.
 
 Flight 103 explodes over ScotlandFlight 103 explodes over Scotland by The Ovi Team
December 21st 1988; Pan Am Flight 103 from London to New York explodes in midair over Lockerbie, Scotland, killing all 243 passengers and 16 crew members aboard, as well as 11 Lockerbie residents on the ground.
 
 The first flyThe first fly by The Ovi Team
December 17th 1903; near Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, Orville and Wilbur Wright make the first successful flight in history of a self-propelled, heavier-than-air aircraft. Orville piloted the gasoline-powered...
 
 The dance of ZalongoThe dance of Zalongo by The Ovi Team
In order to avoid capture and enslavement, a group of 22 Greek Souliot women threw first their children and then themselves off a steep cliff, committing suicide in the mountains of Zalongo in Epirus, on 16 December 1803.
 
 Eichmann sentenced to dieEichmann sentenced to die by The Ovi Team
December 15th 1961; In Tel Aviv, Israel, Adolf Eichmann, the Nazi SS officer who organized Adolf Hitler's "final solution of the Jewish question," is condemned to death by an Israeli war crimes tribunal.
 
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