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April in history
apr 4 1928: Maya Angelou is born
apr 12 1861: The American Civil War begins
apr 13 1919: The Amritsar Massacre
apr 20 1770: Captain Cook lands in Australia
apr 24 1916: The Easter Rising begins
Today, almost one and a half years before the American presidential election of November 2020, the mass media are already full of news about the coming contest.
It’s over three years since the British electorate said yes to leaving the European Union.
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