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Today in history, October 2

Report: Staff Report
Published : Friday 02 October, 2015

1187 - Sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders

1492 - King Henry VII of England invades France

1870 - Italy annexes Rome & Papal States; Rome made Italian capital

1872 - Morgan State University founded

1912 - Gopal Krishna Gokhale, at invitation of Gandhi, arrives in South Africa on a 26-day tour; he also visits Tolstoy Farm

1924 - League of Nations approves protocols of Geneva

1935 - Mussolini\'s Italian army attacks Abyssinia (Ethiopia)

1940 - British Council receives Royal Charter

1968 - Republic Guinea forms (day of republic)

1977 - Pakistan general Zia ul-Haq bans all opposition

1988 - Pakistan\'s Supreme Court orders free elections 

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