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Osun Defender History Corner: January 7 In Focus

Posted On 7 Jan, 2024 | No Comments »

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Today, on the history corner, we take a trip in the realm of flashback and recall some events that marked this day. January 7, 1558 Calais, the last English possession on mainland France, is recaptured by France during the Battle of Gravelines. January 7, 1610 Italian astronomer Galileo Galilei observes the four largest moons of […]
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Osun Defender History Corner: December 31 In Focus

Posted On 31 Dec, 2023 | No Comments »

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Today, on the history corner, we take a trip in the realm of flashback and recall some events that marked this day. December 31, 406 Vandals, Alans, and Suebians cross the Rhine, beginning an invasion of Western Europe. December 31, 1600 The British East India Company is chartered, marking the beginning of British influence in […]
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Osun Defender History Corner: December 23 in Focus

Posted On 23 Dec, 2023 | No Comments »

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Today, on the history corner, we take a trip in the realm of flashback and recall some events that marked this day. December 23, 962 Byzantine-Arab Wars: Under the future Emperor Nicephorus Phocas, Byzantine troops stormed the city of Aleppo, recapturing it from the Arabs. December 23, 1688 King James II of England flees to […]
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Osun Defender History Corner: December 20 In Focus

Posted On 20 Dec, 2023 | No Comments »

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Today, on the history corner, we take a trip in the realm of flashback and recall some events that marked this day. December 20, 1803 The United States formally takes possession of the Louisiana Territory from France in a ceremony known as the Three Flags Day. December 20, 1805 Austria and France sign the Treaty […]
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Osun Defender History Corner: December 18 In Focus

Posted On 18 Dec, 2023 | No Comments »

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Today, on the history corner, we take a trip in the realm of flashback and recall some events that marked this day. December 18, 2354 BCE The first recorded perihelion passage of Halley’s Comet, as noted by Chinese astronomers. December 18, 1271 Kublai Khan renames his empire “Yuan,” marking the official establishment of the Yuan […]
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