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Today in Entrepreneurial History: April 16

1582 – Spanish conquistador Hernando de Lerma founds the settlement of Salta, Argentina. 1853 – The first passenger rail opens in India, from Bori Bunder, Bombay to Thane. 1862 – American Civil War: The District of Columbia Compensated Emancipation Act, a bill ending slavery in the District of Columbia, becomes law. 1941 – Bob Feller [...]
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4.1 Magnitude Earthquake SALTA, ARGENTINA - 11th April 2013

News : The Coming Crisis (2 years ago)

Magnitude M 4.1Region SALTA, ARGENTINADate time 2013-04-11 09:04:35.0 UTCLocation 24.11 S ; 67.33 WDepth 200 kmDistances 103 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina / pop: 4,000 Read Post

Today in history: April 9

News : The Week: News & Opinion (2 years ago)

April 9On this day. 1865: Word reached Washington that the South had surrendered, bringing the Civil War to a close. The Civil War remains by far the bloodiest war in U.S. history: 620,000 Americans were killed — 2 percent of the en... Read Post

4.6 Magnitude Earthquake SALTA, ARGENTINA - 7th Apr 2012

News : The Coming Crisis (3 years ago)

A magnitude 4.6 earthquake has struck Salta, Argentina at a depth of 173.3 km (107.7 miles), the quake hit at 18:18:36 UTC Saturday 7th April 2012The epicenter was 41 km (25 miles) West of San Antonio de los Cobres, Salta, Argentina... Read Post

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