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  On This Day in History ...
  • 1861 - Birth of the Norwegian Friedhof Nansen (public figure). He died in 1930 after helping countless Armenian refugees, who had survived the Armenian Genocide perpetrated by the Turks. He created the "Nansen Passport" for these stateless refugees.
  • 1935 - Opening of the State Historical Museum of Armenia in Yerevan.
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