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79: Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried the towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

1572: 70,000 French Protestants, or Huguenots, were killed in the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre.

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79: Mount Vesuvius erupted and buried the towns of Pompeii and Herculaneum.

1572: 70,000 French Protestants, or Huguenots, were killed in the St. Bartholomew's Day massacre.

1814: The British set fire to the White House and the Capitol when they invaded Washington, DC during the War of 1812.

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