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Mount Vesuvius Erupts And Destroys Pompeii

Today on August 24, 79 AD, Mount Vesuvius suddenly erupted, wreaking havoc across the ancient Roman towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum. Mount Vesuvius suddenly began...
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The Great Fire of London Finally Comes To End

Today on September 5, 1666, the Great Fire of London finally comes to an end, wiping out almost eighty percent of the city’s buildings. The...
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A Massive Earthquake Strikes The Bustling City of Lisbon

Today on November 1, 1755, the Great Earthquake of Lisbon suddenly hits the bustling Portuguese capital, causing mass destruction and claiming thousands of lives. The...

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