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On This Day: August 15, 2018

  1769Napoleon Bonaparte, French emperor
  1771Sir Walter Scott, Scottish novelist
  1888T.E Lawrence, 'Lawrence of Arabia'; soldier & author
  1924Robert Bolt, British dramatist
  1935Jim Dale, Actor
  1947Jenny Hanley, Actress
  1950Princess Anne, The Queens daughter

  1543The Jesuit order was founded in Paris
  1901The Cadillac motor company was founded in Detroit, USA
  1908Prussian women were given the right to attend university
  1944Allied forces landed in the south of France; Marseilles was captured
  1947India gained its independence from Britain
  1948Korea proclaimed itself a republic
  1965The US National Guard was called out to deal with race riots in Los Angeles
  1969The Woodstock music festival, in New York state, took place
  1975Mujibur Rahman, the leader of Bangladesh, was assassinated
  1987The use of the cane in British state schools was banned

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