Hoy en la His­to­ria

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May 13, 1909

The first Giro d’italia cy­cling tour set out from Mi­lan, in­spired by the suc­cess of the Tour de France. Pic­tured is the fi­nal stage of the 2018 race in Rome

2000: Pope John Paul II be­at­i­fied two chil­dren who saw vi­sions of the Vir­gin Mary at Fatima in Por­tu­gal in 1917

2004: Haiti’s de­posed pres­i­dent Jean-ber­trand Aris­tide was granted asy­lum in South Africa

2009: Pixar’s 3D movie Up be­came the first an­i­mated film to open the Cannes Film Fes­ti­val

2016: Mustafa Badred­dine, the top Hezbol­lah com­man­der in Syria, was killed in an at­tack in Da­m­as­cus

Pic­ture: Getty Im­ages © GRAPHIC NEWS

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