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Quarterman Dates

   July 18

   64: Great Fire of Rome, Great Fire of Rome begins (Nero didn't fiddle)

   1290: Edward I expells Jews, King Edward I of England orders expulsion
   of Jews

   1536: No Pope in England, Pope Paul III (Alessandro Farnese B 29 Feb
   1468 d 10 Nov 1549) and sucessors authority declared void in England

   1572: Wiliam of Orange, Wiliam of Orange (William III) recognized as
   viceroy of Holland/Friesland/Utrecht

   1814: B. Prairie du Chien, British defeat Americans and capture
   Prairie du Chien (Wisconsin)

   1872: secret ballot, Britain introduced the concept of voting by
   secret ballot; something new. Like all bills involving the increase of
   franchise and right of the common man in originated in the House of
   Lords. William Ewart Gladstone was Prime Minister.


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