3rd October

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1995 OJ Simpson found not guilty Los Angeles - OJ Simpson is found not quilty of the murder of his ex-wife and her friend
1990 Germany re-united Germany divided by the Berlin Wall for 45 years is today re-united under a unified government led by Helmut Kohl.
1985 Shuttle Atlantis completes its maide voyage NASA's space shuttle Atlantis completes its maiden voyage.
1981 IRA Maze Hunger Strike ends Senior republican figures indicate that the hunger strike in the Maze prison is over.
1980 Bomb blast kills 4 A bomb explodes in a synagogue in Paris killing four people.
1975 The Spaghetti House Siege reaches peaceful conclusion In London, the Spaghetti House Siege comes to a peaceful conclusion as the six remaining hostages are released; the kidnappers are subsequently arrested.
1932 Iraq gains independence Iraq gains independence from Britain
1863 Abraham Lincoln defines Thanksgiving Abraham Lincoln declares the last Thursday of November as Thanksgiving Day.
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