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1920 : Creation of the Haribo Company

The company founder of Haribois Hans Riegel.
To mame it, he used the first two letters of his firstname, his name and his hometown called "Bonn".
In 1922 the company grew through the creation of the "dancing bear" and shortly before the war, it already had about 400 employees.

1937 : Fall of Nanking beginning of the Nanking Massacre

The Chinese city of Nanking fell to Japanese troops. For six weeks, Japanese troops will engage in brutality and atrocities, killing civilians and military and systematically raping women. The Nanking Massacre also known as the Rape of Nanking killed 300,000 people. This event is still a sensitive issue between the two countries in particular because of revisionists and nationalists in Japan.

1960 : U.S. defeated in the Davis Cup against Italy

The U.S. did not reach the final of the Davis Cup for the first time since the creation of this tennis tournament. They lost against Italy who reached the finals for the first time.

2000 : Al Gore conceded the presidential election

Al Gore conceded the presidential election and George W. Bush was named president.

2001 : Suicide attack in Indian parliament

A group of armed men break security to attack the parliament building in the Indian capital, New Delhi killing 12 people.

2003 : Saddam Hussein captured

U.S. forces captured Saddam Hussein near Tikrit in Iraq.

2007 : Treaty of Lisbon

The 27 countries of the European Union sign the Treaty of Lisbon, which replaces the draft Treaty establishing a Constitution for Europe. It amends the Treaty on European Union (Maastricht Treaty) and the Treaty establishing the European Community (Treaty of Rome).

2009 : Silvio Burlusconi hit in the face

Italian Prime Minister Silvio Burlusconi is thrown to the ground and punched in the face after a political rally in Milan.

Novità del giorno : 13 Dicembre

National Day in Saint Lucia

Citazione del giorno : 13 Dicembre

Pierre Dac
Si les points de suspension pouvaient parler, ils pourraient en dire des choses et des choses !

Compleanni : 13 Dicembre

Yongzheng, Imperatore della Cina (1678)
Werner von Siemens, Inventore e industriale tedesco (1816)
Lucien Guitry, Attore francese (1860)
Alvin C. York, Uno dei soldati americani più decorati nella prima guerra mondiale (1887)
Curd Jürgens, Attore austriaco (1915)
Ross Macdonald, Scrittore americano (1915)
Philip Warren Anderson, Fisico americano, premio Nobel (1923)
Dick Van Dyke, Attore americano (1925)
Christopher Plummer, Attore (1929)
Richard D. Zanuck, Produttore (1934)
Paula Wilcox, Attrice inglese (1949)
Jean-Marie Messier, Homme d'affaires français (1956)
Steve Buscemi, Attore americano (1957)
Jamie Foxx, Acteur et producteur américain (1967)
Richard Dourthe, Rugbyman français (1974)
Nicholas McCarthy, Musicista inglese (Franz Ferdinand) (1974)
Amy Lee, Cantante americana (Evanescence) (1981)
Taylor Swift, Cantante americana (1989)

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Claude Roy, Romancier et journaliste français (1997)
David Wheeler, Scienziato (2004)
Philippe Clay, Chanteur français (2007)
Horst Tappert, Acteur allemand (2008)
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