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The Consecration Ceremony Held For Westminster Abbey

Today on December 28, 1065, Edward the Confessor’s Westminster Abbey was consecrated on the north bank of the Thames River. The Collegiate Church of St...
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150 Elite Swiss Guards Arrive At The Vatican

Today on January 22, 1506, the first regiment of Swiss Guards arrive at Vatican City to serve as the pope’s official bodyguards. The Pontifical Swiss...

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