[Game] Count to 10,000

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August 31, 2012, 09:14:25 pm #1620 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1621 Papal Conclave of 1621: Pope Gregory XV succeeds Pope Paul V as the 234th pope. The Pilgrims of Plymouth Colony sign a peace treaty with Massasoit of the Wampanoags.

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August 31, 2012, 09:14:46 pm #1621 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1622 -  In the Gregorian calendar, January 1 is declared as the first day of the year, instead of March 25.

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August 31, 2012, 09:15:03 pm #1622 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1623 The first American temperance law is enacted, in Virginia.

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August 31, 2012, 09:15:14 pm #1623 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1624 - Martin Luther's German translation of the Bible is publicly burned by order of the Pope.

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August 31, 2012, 09:16:14 pm #1624 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1625 Albrecht von Wallenstein is appointed German supreme commander.

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August 31, 2012, 09:16:27 pm #1625 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1626 - An earthquake strikes Naples, killing 10,000.

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August 31, 2012, 09:16:49 pm #1626 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1627 England places the first European settlers on Barbados.

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August 31, 2012, 09:17:02 pm #1627 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1628 - Oliver Cromwell makes first appearance in the English Parliament as Member for Huntingdon.

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August 31, 2012, 09:17:20 pm #1628 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1629 Massachusetts Bay Colony is granted a Royal Charter.

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August 31, 2012, 09:17:33 pm #1629 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1630 - The city of Boston, Massachusetts is founded.

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August 31, 2012, 09:18:15 pm #1630 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1631 Thirty Years' War: Sweden and France sign the Treaty of Bärwalde, a military alliance in which France provides funds for the Swedish army invading northern Germany.

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August 31, 2012, 09:18:29 pm #1631 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1632 - Antigua and Barbuda is first colonized by England.

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August 31, 2012, 09:19:15 pm #1632 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1633 Galileo Galilei arrives in Rome for his trial before the Inquisition. Galileo Galilei convicted of heresy by the Roman Catholic church. The Roman Catholic church forces Galileo Galilei to recant his heliocentric view of the solar system: Eppur si muove (Italian) (Which, in fact, he did not say).

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August 31, 2012, 09:19:32 pm #1633 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1634 Battle of Smolensk: King Ladislaus IV of Poland defeats the Russian army.

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August 31, 2012, 09:19:47 pm #1634 Last Edit: December 31, 1969, 07:00:00 pm by Guest
1635 France declares war on Spain.

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