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The 'on this day in history' podcast, with a new episode every single day. Featuring historical events that range from the Roman Empire to the World Wide Web, HistoryPod proves that there is always something to be remembered 'on this day'. Written and presented by Scott Allsop, creator of the award-winning www.mrallsophistory.com

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The 'on this day in history' podcast, with a new episode every single day. Featuring historical events that range from the Roman Empire to the World Wide Web, HistoryPod proves that there is always something to be remembered 'on this day'. Written and presented by Scott Allsop, creator of the award-winning www.mrallsophistory.com

    3rd April 1882: Outlaw Jesse James shot by Robert Ford

    3rd April 1882: Outlaw Jesse James shot by Robert Ford

    On the 3rd April 1882, the American outlaw Jesse James was shot dead by fellow gang-member Robert ...

    2nd April 1982: Falklands War begins with Argentine invasion

    2nd April 1982: Falklands War begins with Argentine invasion

    On the 2nd April 1982, the Falklands War began when Argentina launched an amphibious invasion of the Falkland ...

    1st April 1938: Francisco Franco announces the end of the Spanish Civil War

    1st April 1938: Francisco Franco announces the end of the Spanish Civil War

    The Spanish Civil War began in July 1936 after a military coup by Spanish forces in North Africa failed to secure complete control over the ...

    31st March 1905: Wilhelm II provokes the First Moroccan Crisis

    31st March 1905: Wilhelm II provokes the First Moroccan Crisis

    On the 31st March 1905, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany landed in the Moroccan city of Tangier and expressed his support for the Sultan’s independence from foreign ...

    30th March 1856: The Crimean War officially ends with the Treaty of Paris

    30th March 1856: The Crimean War officially ends with the Treaty of Paris

    The Crimean War began in October 1853, having been triggered by disagreements between Russia and the Ottoman Empire regarding Russia’s right to protect the Orthodox Christian minority in the Ottoman-controlled Holy ...

    29th March 1973: Final US troops withdraw from Vietnam

    29th March 1973: Final US troops withdraw from Vietnam

    On the 29th March 1973, the last American troops withdrew from South ...

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