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Juan Carlos I - Marriage

Time: Monday May 14, 1962

Place: Athens, Greece

Details: Juan Carlos was married in Athens on 14 May 1962, to Princess Sophia of Greece and Denmark, daughter of King Paul of Greece, first in a Roman Catholic ceremony at the Church of St. Denis, followed by a Greek Orthodox ceremony at the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens. She converted from her Greek Orthodox religion to Roman Catholicism.



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On This Day - 14 May

Battle during the Second Crusade
Crusades-Siege of Nicaea
Friday May 14, 1097 - Nicaea (Present-Day İznik, Turkey)
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Monday May 14, 1860 - Italy
(1905 Russian Revolution) A train overturned by striking workers at the main railway depot in Tiflis
1905 Russian Revolution-Workers' delegates are elected
Sunday May 14, 1905 - Russian Empire
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The Wright brothers-First fixed-wing aircraft passenger on a few short flights
Thursday May 14, 1908 - U.S.
Charles Cholmondeley and Ewen Montagu
Operation Mincemeat-German reaction after the information about the briefcase
Friday May 14, 1943 - Germany

May 1962

Soviet-R-12-nuclear-ballistic missile
Cuban Missile Crisis-The U.S confronted the Soviet plan in Cuba
May, 1962 - Cuba
Soviet-R-12-nuclear-ballistic missile
Cuban Missile Crisis- Khrushchev agreed to plant bombs secretly
May, 1962 - Cuba
Schindler, Oskar Image
Oskar Schindler (Schindler's List)-the Avenue of the Righteous
Tuesday May 8, 1962 - Jerusalem, Israel
Marilyn Monroe Image
Marilyn Monroe-John F. Kennedy's early birthday celebration
Saturday May 19, 1962 - Madison Square Garden, New York, U.S.
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Monday May 21, 1962 - Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, U.S.


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Jan, 1962 - Beijing, China
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Magdi Yacoub-Moving to United Kingdom
1962 - United Kingdom
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1962 - U.S.
Algerian War Image
Algerian War-The OAS turned to bank robbery to finance its war
1962 - France
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Rosa Parks-The Governement's Policies Effect on Detroit
1962 - Detroit, Michigan, U.S.