Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 19**

" Statue outside Cardiff City Stadium Fred Keenor (1894–1972) was a Welsh professional footballer. He began his career at Cardiff City after impressing the club's coaching staff in a trial match in 1912. A hard-tackling defender, he appeared sporadically for the team in the Southern Football League…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 19**

"October 19: Arba'een / Arba'een Pilgrimage (Shia Islam, 2019) Surrender of Lord Cornwallis by John Trumbull 1596 – The Spanish ship San Felipe was shipwrecked on the Japanese island of Shikoku and its cargo confiscated by the local daimyō. 1781 – American Revolutionary War: British forces led by Lord …"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 19**

" Statue outside Cardiff City Stadium Fred Keenor (1894–1972) was a Welsh professional footballer. He began his career at Cardiff City after impressing the club's coaching staff in a trial match in 1912. A hard-tackling defender, he appeared sporadically for the team in the Southern Football Leagu…"

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Wikimedia Commons 'Picture of the day': **October 19**

"Valley of Tasman River in Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park in Canterbury Region, South Island of New Zealand. "

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 19**

"October 19: Arba'een / Arba'een Pilgrimage (Shia Islam, 2019) Surrender of Lord Cornwallis by John Trumbull 1596 – The Spanish ship San Felipe was shipwrecked on the Japanese island of Shikoku and its cargo confiscated by the local daimyō. 1781 – American Revolutionary War: British forces led by Lord…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 18**

"October 18: Feast day of Saint Luke (Christianity); Alaska Day (1867); Independence Day in Azerbaijan (1991) Scene from Moby-Dick 1587 – Filipino sailors disembarked from the Manila galleon Nuestra Señora de Buena Esperanza in what is now Morro Bay, California, the first documented instance of Asians …"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 18**

" Sherwood Forest The Coterel gang was an armed group in the English North Midlands that roamed across the countryside in the late 1320s and early 1330s, a period of political upheaval and lawlessness. Despite repeated attempts by the crown to suppress James Coterel and his band, they committed mur…"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 18**

" Sherwood Forest The Coterel gang was an armed group in the English North Midlands that roamed across the countryside in the late 1320s and early 1330s, a period of political upheaval and lawlessness. Despite repeated attempts by the crown to suppress James Coterel and his band, they committed mu…"

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Wikimedia Commons 'Picture of the day': **October 18**

"Cathedral-Basilica of Mary, Queen of the World, Montreal, Canada. The construction of the cathedral, ordered by Ignace Bourget, began in 1875 in order to replace the former Saint-Jacques Cathedral which had burned in 1852. The building is a scale model of Saint Peter's Basilica in Rome…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 18**

"October 18: Feast day of Saint Luke (Christianity); Alaska Day (1867); Independence Day in Azerbaijan (1991) Scene from Moby-Dick 1356 – The most significant earthquake to have occurred in Central Europe in recorded history destroyed Basel, Switzerland, and caused much destruction in a vast region ex…"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 17**

" The Battle of Neville's Cross took place on 17 October 1346 during the Second War of Scottish Independence, half a mile (800 m) to the west of Durham, England. During the Hundred Years' War, King Philip VI of France called on the Scots to fulfil their obligation under the terms of the Auld Allian…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 17**

"October 17: Dessalines Day in Haiti (1806) Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence 1604 – German astronomer Johannes Kepler began observations of an exceptionally bright object, now known as Kepler's Supernova, which had suddenly appeared in the constellation Ophiuchus earlier in the month. 1777 – …"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 17**

" The Battle of Neville's Cross took place on 17 October 1346 during the Second War of Scottish Independence, half a mile (800 m) to the west of Durham, England. During the Hundred Years' War, King Philip VI of France called on the Scots to fulfil their obligation under the terms of the Auld Allia…"

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Wikimedia Commons 'Picture of the day': **October 17**

"Today is the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, which on its first commemeration in 1987, had 100,000 people gathering on Human Rights and Liberties Plaza in Trocadéro to honour victims of poverty, hunger, violence and fear. This photo shows a female beggar in Guanajuato…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 17**

"October 17: Dessalines Day in Haiti (1806) Nativity with St. Francis and St. Lawrence 1604 – German astronomer Johannes Kepler began observations of an exceptionally bright object, now known as Kepler's Supernova, which had suddenly appeared in the constellation Ophiuchus earlier in the month. 1777 –…"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 16**

" The McKinley Birthplace Memorial gold dollar was a commemorative coin struck by the United States Bureau of the Mint in 1916 and 1917, with the obverse designed by Mint Chief Engraver Charles E. Barber, and the reverse by his assistant, George T. Morgan. As William McKinley had appeared on a ver…"

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 16**

"October 16 Mushroom cloud of the Project 596 test 1813 – The Sixth Coalition attacked French forces led by Napoleon in the Battle of Leipzig, the largest conflict in the Napoleonic Wars, with over 500,000 troops involved. 1905 – Authorities of the British Raj partitioned the Bengal Presidency, separa…"

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Wikipedia 'Featured article': **October 16**

" The McKinley Birthplace Memorial gold dollar was a commemorative coin struck by the United States Bureau of the Mint in 1916 and 1917, with the obverse designed by Mint Chief Engraver Charles E. Barber, and the reverse by his assistant, George T. Morgan. As William McKinley had appeared on a vers…"

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Wikimedia Commons 'Picture of the day': **October 16**

"Garden locust (Acanthacris ruficornis). In the 1870s, the largest locust swarm in history was recorded in the USA and was estimated to contain over 12 trillion (12,000,000,000,000) locusts. "

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Wikipedia 'On this day': **October 16**

"October 16 Mushroom cloud of the Project 596 test 1813 – The Sixth Coalition attacked French forces led by Napoleon in the Battle of Leipzig, the largest conflict in the Napoleonic Wars, with over 500,000 troops involved. 1905 – Authorities of the British Raj partitioned the Bengal Presidency, separat…"

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