Sunday, August 28, 2011

August 28th

1609: Henry Hudson discovers Delaware Bay... and immediately charges everyone who comes after him a $7 toll.

1619: Ferdinand II is elected emperor of the Holy Roman Empire... the second place guy got Rice A'Roni and... beheaded.

1931: France and Soviet Union sign a treaty of non-aggression... and non-showering.


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