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Consistency requires you to be as ignorant today as you were a year ago.

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 Today in History - 8/17

  • 682 St Leo II begins his reign as Catholic Pope
  • 1180 Yoritomo Minamoto leads uprising against emperor Kiyomori Taira
  • 1498 Cardinal Borgia renounced his vows and office to marry a French princess
  • 1544 Imperial/English armies occupy Saint-Dizier France
  • 1563 King Charles IX of France (13) declared an adult
  • 1577 Peace of Bergerac: Political rights for Huguenots
  • 1579 Fran‡ois van Anjou visits English queen Elizabeth I