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The Russian Okhrana is founded. The Tsarist secret police, notorious for its use of agents provocateurs, killed maybe 26,000 people extra-judicially in its 37 years existence.

By 1880, the UK was sending over 6,500 tons of opium every year to China.[1]

Events

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Event

Event
Pax Brittanica

 

New Groups

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University of Southern CaliforniaGroup.pngPrivateSea-grantSpace-grant
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Institut Le RoseyInstitutleRosey.JPGVery posh Swiss boarding school

 

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Births

TitleBornPlace of birthDiedSummaryDescription
Douglas MacArthur26 January 1880Arkansas
Little Rock
5 April 1964Soldier
William Clayton7 February 1880Mississippi
Tupelo
8 February 1966Businessperson
Samuel Hoare24 February 1880London
England
7 May 1959Diplomat
Spook
Politician
Walter Guinness29 March 18806 November 1944Politician
Businessperson
Lord Moyne. An Anglo-Irish politician and businessman. Served as Minister of State in UN Mandate Palestine in 1944 when he was assassinated by members of Lehi
Oswald Spengler29 May 18808 May 1936Historian
Robert McCormick30 July 1880Chicago
Illinois
1 April 1955Soldier
Lawyer
Publisher
H.L. Mencken12 September 188029 January 1956Journalist
Ralph Flanders28 September 1880Vermont
Barnet
19 February 1970Politician
Central banker
Businessperson
Chairman of Federal Reserve Bank of Boston who attended two Bilderbergs in the 1950s.
George Marshall31 December 1880Pennsylvania
Uniontown
16 October 1959Politician
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