Events in History for Saturday 2nd January 2016

Today’s Significant Events

366 – The Alamanni cross the frozen Rhine River in large numbers, invading the Roman Empire.
1570 – Tsar Ivan the Terrible’s march to Novgorod begins
1905 – The American anarcho-syndicalist union known as the Industrial Workers of the World forms.
1942 – WWII: 28 nations at war with Axis powers, pledge no separate peace deals
1947 – Mahatma Gandhi begins march for peace in East-Bengali
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