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1862 - Ex­plorer John Mc­douall Stu­art crosses the Roper River in north­ern Aus­tralia, finds pas­ture­land.

1880 - Bushranger Ned Kelly’s siege of Glen­rowan be­gins

1929 - First color TV demo, per­formed in New York City

1944 - Cher­bourg, France lib­er­ated by Al­lies

1950 - North Korean troops reach Seoul, US forces join the con­flict

1954 - First atomic power sta­tion opens in Rus­sia

1967 - The world’s first ATM is in­stalled in Lon­don

1994 - Aero­smith is first ma­jor band to let fans down­load a new track free from the in­ter­net

2020 - The last printed edi­tion of the Tweed Daily News is pub­lished.

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