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1970: Willy Brandt Falls to His Knees  
When do people normally kneel? Catholics kneel in humility towards God, a groom kneels in front of his bride, the accused when begging for the Emperor's mercy. Willy Brandt, the first Social Democrat Chancellor of the Federal Republic of German fell to his on December 7, 1970 as an act of reverence towards the Jews murdered by Germans in the Warsaw Ghetto.

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1598: Gian Lorenzo Bernini
1912: The Discovery of Nefertiti
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25.2.2021 Facebook bans all Myanmar military-linked accounts
Facebook has banned all accounts linked to Myanmar's army. The social media giant has cited the violence since the February 1 coup as the reason behind the ban.
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Who was Nefertiti?
  An African singer
  An Egyptian queen
  An Indian prince