NGPZ - 9th of November
masonjs at nrtco.net
Mon Nov 9 15:00:07 PST 2009
Wish your grandfather a happy birthday and more of them.
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From: "Alexander Finger" <af at genevainformation.ch>
To: "Kawasaki GPZ1100 discussion" <gpzlist at micapeak.com>
Sent: Monday, November 09, 2009 3:28 PM
Subject: NGPZ - 9th of November
> "german of":
> 1313 – Louis the Bavarian defeats his cousin Frederick I of Austria at
> the Battle of Gamelsdorf.
> 1848 – Robert Blum, a German revolutionary, is executed in Vienna.
> 1918 – Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany abdicates after the German
> Revolution, and Germany is proclaimed a Republic.
> 1921 – Albert Einstein is awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics for his
> work with the photoelectric effect.
> 1923 – In Munich, Germany, police and government troops crush the Beer
> Hall Putsch in Bavaria. The failed coup is the work of the Nazis.
> 1932 – Riots between conservative and socialist supporters in
> Switzerland kill 12 and injure 60.
> 1938 – Nazi German diplomat Ernst vom Rath dies from the fatal gunshot
> wounds of Jewish resistance fighter Herschel Grynszpan, an act which
> the Nazis used as an excuse to instigate the 1938 national pogrom,
> also known as Kristallnacht.
> 1989 – Cold War: Fall of the Berlin Wall. Communist-controlled East
> Germany opens checkpoints in the Berlin Wall allowing its citizens to
> travel to West Germany. People start demolishing the Berlin Wall.
> 1993 – Stari most, the "old bridge" in Bosnian Mostar built in 1566,
> collapses after several days of bombing.
> 1994 – The chemical element Darmstadtium is discovered.
> Was as well the birthday of my grand father.
> Today, the wall is down for 20y and to be honest, I'm not sure we made
> what we could have made out of it.
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