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1937: "Guernica" exhibited for the first time  
Guernica, a Spanish town with a population of 5,000, was bombed to the ground on April 26, 1937. The event was eternalized in a painting by Pablo Picasso.

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1895: Kirsten Flagstad
1776: James Cook on a new voyage of discovery
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11.12.2023 Zelenskyy invited to White House amid aid freeze
The Ukrainian president is meeting US counterpart Biden on Tuesday, moving on from a visit to Argentina to attend Milei's inauguration. It comes as feuding US lawmakers continue to block further aid to Kyiv.
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What was Kirsten Flagstad, Norwegian singer born on this day in 1895, famous for?
  Her liaison with Henrik Ibsen
  Her knitting skills
  Her Wagner interpretations