Category Archives: AD 1718

Today in HisStory – January 17

Antony of Egypt, known as the first monk, died at 105. (356 AD) Roman Emperor Theodosius divided the empire into western and eastern portions. (395 AD) Giovanni da Verrazzano began his voyage to find a passage to China. (1524) Zurich … Continue reading

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Today in HisStory – November 22

Nominoe, the first King of all Brittany, defeated Frankish King Charles the Bald at the Battle of Ballon near Redon. (845 AD) Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama rounded Cape of Good Hope on way to first voyage from Europe to … Continue reading

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