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History Calendar: September 13, 2006
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Sabinian was elected pope.

1087
Birth of John II Comnenus, Byzantine emperor.

1099
Crusaders set fire to Mara, Syria.

1217
Raymond of Toulouse recaptures the city of Toulouse from the Crusaders.

1501
In Prague, a hymnbook containing 89 hymns in Czech is printed. This is the first time ever for a hymnbook to be printed in a vernacular language.

1691
George Fox, 67, English founder of the Society of Friends (Quakers), died at the age of 67.

1872
German philosopher Ludwig A. Feuerbach died at the age of 68.

1886
Sigmund Freud married Martha Bernays in Wandsbeck, Austria.

1931
Still recovering from a nervous breakdown, Foursquare Gospel founder Aimee Semple McPherson married David Hutton; they divorced only four years later.

1947
Because of the constant fighting between Hindus and Muslims in India, prime minister Nehru announces that there would be a massive exchange of populations between India and Pakistan, totaling around 4,000,000 people.

1993
First Israeli-Palestinian agreement took effect. The Palestinians receive the authority to limited self-government on the Gaza Strip and in Jericho.

2001
During an exchange with Pat Robertson on the 700 Club, Jerry Falwell explained what he thought caused the September 11th attacks on the World Trade Center: "The ACLU's got to take a lot of blame for this. ... And I know that I'll hear from them for this. But, throwing God out successfully with the help of the federal court system, throwing God out of the public square, out of the schools. The abortionists have got to bear some burden for this because God will not be mocked. And when we destroy 40 million little innocent babies, we make God mad. I really believe that the pagans, and the abortionists, and the feminists, and the gays and the lesbians who are actively trying to make that an alternative lifestyle, the ACLU, People For the American Way - all of them who have tried to secularize America - I point the finger in their face and say: "You helped this happen."" Pat Robertson agreed with these remarks, but later backed away from them.



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