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1494 - Christopher Columbus sighted Jamaica on his second trip to the Western Hemisphere. He named the island Santa Gloria.

1821 - Napoleon Bonaparte died on the island of St. Helena, where he had been in exile.

1912 - Soviet Communist Party newspaper Pravda began publishing.

1916 - U.S. Marines invaded the Dominican Republic.

 

1945 - The Netherlands and Denmark were liberated from Nazi control.
 

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