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The British Empire Formally Abolishes The Slave Trade

Today on March 25, 1807, Great Britain officially put an end to centuries of slave trading across its vast empire. After years of national debate,...
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French Emperor Napoleon I abdicates for the first time

Today on April 11th 1814, Napoleon Bonaparte, the once unstoppable Emperor of France, is forced to unconditionally surrender and abdicate his throne. By 1810, Napoleon...

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