to­day in his­tory

Townsville Bulletin - - Voice Of The North -

1887

More than 80 min­ers die in gas ex­plo­sion in col­liery at Bulli, NSW

1919

Ben­ito Mus­solini founds fas­cist move­ment in Italy

1998

The film Ti­tanic picks up a to­tal of 11 Os­cars, equalling the record set by Ben-Hur in 1959

2001

The Mir space sta­tion re­turns to Earth in pieces, end­ing its 15-year, 3.5 bil­lion km odyssey

2002

Girls in Afghanistan cel­e­brate their re­turn to school for the first time in years af­ter Tal­iban rule

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