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On This Day

  • Representatives of the States General of the Netherlands signed the Act of Abjuration, declaring the independence of the Dutch Low Countries from King Philip II of Spain.
  • Boer mercenaries declared their independence from the Transvaal Republic and established the Republic of Stellaland.
  • The Canadian National Vimy Memorial , dedicated to the Canadian Expeditionary Force members killed during the First World War, was unveiled near Vimy, Pas-de-Calais, France.
  • Fidel Castro and his brother Raúl led a group of approximately 160 rebels in an unsuccessful attack on the Moncada Barracks, thus beginning the Cuban Revolution.
  • One day after similar bombings in Bangalore, 21 bombs exploded in Ahmedabad, India, killing 56 people and injuring over 200 others.

Audio content relating to events that happened on this day in history, according to Wikipedia.

In the News

  • In cycling, Chris Froome wins his third Tour de France title.
  • ISIL suicide bombers attack a peaceful protest in Kabul, Afghanistan, killing at least 80 people and injuring 260.
  • In athletics, American sprinter Kendra Harrison breaks the 28-year-old 100 metres hurdles world record at the London Grand Prix.
  • A gunman opens fire near a shopping mall in Munich, Germany, killing 9 people and injuring 27.
  • The Turkish government purges tens of thousands of alleged Gülenists following an unsuccessful coup that killed at least 290 people.

Audio content relating to news items featured on the front page of Wikipedia today.