This Day in History This Day in History is a free service of aromahaler.com http://aromahaler.com en-us Farlex, Inc. Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:00:00 GMT 360 This Day in History http://aromahaler.com http://img.tfd.com/modules/thm_history.png 120 60 Wed, 12 Feb 2020 05:00:00 GMT This Day in History http://encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Santiago,+Chile //encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Santiago,+Chile# Santiago is the capital and the largest city of Chile. Just months after it was founded on the banks of the Mapocho River by Spanish conquistadors, the settlement was nearly wiped out by the indigenous Mapuche peoples. Today, it is one of the largest cities in South America, having survived the 1647 earthquake that leveled the city, frequent flooding from the Mapocho, and a number of other calamities. What meteorological phenomenon traps smog in the city?
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Tue, 11 Feb 2020 05:00:00 GMT This Day in History http://encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Lateran+Treaty //encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Lateran+Treaty# The Lateran Treaty ended the political dispute between the Italian government and the Papacy that began when Italy took Rome as its capital in 1871 and limited papal sovereignty to just a few buildings. The treaty created Vatican City and gave the Holy See sovereignty there. Though Italy was under fascist control when the treaty was signed, successive governments have upheld the agreement. The Lateran Treaty established Roman Catholicism as the state religion of Italy. When did this change?
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Mon, 10 Feb 2020 05:00:00 GMT This Day in History http://encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Henry+Stuart,+Lord+Darnley //encyclopedia.aromahaler.com/Henry+Stuart,+Lord+Darnley# Though Darnley's murder remains an unsolved mystery, one certainty is that at the time of his death, he was not well-liked. In line for the English throne, he infuriated Queen Elizabeth by marrying Mary Queen of Scots. He then alienated Mary by accusing her of infidelity and stabbing her secretary to death in front of her. Mary distanced herself from him, and shortly thereafter, his house exploded. He was found dead—but not from the blast. How was he killed, and who is suspected of his murder?
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