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Taj Mahal is completed, used as tomb for wife of Emperor Shah Jahan.
The Kingdom of Kush in Nubia begins.
Hot air balloon invented by Montgolfier brothers.
Nuclear power reactor invented by Walter Zinn.
Hubble Space Telescope is launched.
Aurelian becomes Emperor of Rome.
The moon landing – Neil Armstrong sets foot on the moon.
China names Beijing as it’s capital city.
Antalcidas of Sparta forms a peace pact with Persia.
Polish-Ottoman War ends.
Crusaders defeat the Saracens at Antioch.
Jet engine invented by Frank Whittle and Hans von Ohain.