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I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge - myth is more potent than history - dreams are more powerful than facts - hope always triumphs over experience - laughter is the cure for grief - love is stronger than death

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 Today in History - 1/26

  • 66 5th recorded perihelion passage of Halley's Comet
  • 1340 English king Edward III proclaimed king of France
  • 1531 Lisbon hit by Earthquake; about 30,000 die
  • 1654 Portuguese troops conquer last Dutch base on Recife
  • 1666 France declares war on England and Munster
  • 1689 Jean Racine's "Esther," premieres in Saint-Cyr
  • 1697 Isaac Newton receives Jean Bernoulli's 6 month time-limit problem, solves problem before going to bed that same night