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A jury of Athenians sentences Socrates to death

Today on February 15th 399 BCE, Socrates, one of antiquity’s most influential philosophers, is sentenced to death. Socrates is perhaps the most famous classical philosopher...
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Joan of Arc Burns At The Stake For Heresy And Witchcraft

Today on May 30, 1431, Joan of Arc meets her dreadful fate as she is burned at the stake of heresy and witchcraft. Joan of...
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Anne Boleyn Is Beheaded At The Tower of London

Today on May 19, 1536, Anne Boleyn meets her dreadful fate at the Tower of London. Anne Boleyn was the second wife of King Henry...

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