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King John of England Begrudgingly Signs The Magna Carta

Today on June 15, 1215, King John of England reluctantly signs the Magna Carta, brokering peace with his rebellious barons. The Magna Carta, known as...
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The Napoleonic Code is officially ratified across France

Today on March 21st 1804, the Napoleonic Code is formally ratified, becoming one of the most important legacies of the French Emperor. The Civil Code...

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