31st May

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1988 Ronald Reagan visits Moscow Ronald Reagan visits Moscow and provokes issues with comments about the Russian human rights record in his discussions with Mikhail Gorbachev
1962 Adolf Eichmann hanged Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann is hanged in Israel for his part in the Holocaust.
1961 South Africa becomes a republic South Africa becomes a republic.
1930 Clint Eastwood is born American film actor Clint Eastwood is born in San Francisco, California.
1910 South Africa is founded The union of South Africa is founded
1900 Boxer Rebellion The Boxer uprising engulfs the southern provinces of China, causing european missionaries to seek safety in Peking.

 

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On This Day - 31st May