Today in History - February 17

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Today in History - February 17

Sunday, Feb 17 2013 by kjfitz
1864 – The H. L. Hunley becomes the first submarine to engage and sink a warship, the USS Housatonic.

Civil War Submarine H. L. Hunley replica


2012 - Christian Wulff resigned as President of Germany, facing the prospect of prosecution for allegations of corruption relating to his prior service as Prime Minister of Lower Saxony.

House of former German President Christian Wulff


  


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