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Thank you for joining yet -- see you interns for another segment of this week in history.
Let's take a look at past events that made headlines in 2011 and we know that the sun as a center of the universe but not on this state in 1630 very.
Italian philosopher astronomer and mathematician.
Galileo -- a -- in Rome February 13.
He is facing charges of advocating cathartic in theory Galileo believe that earth revolved around the sun -- -- church -- not support.
No chocolate or roses this Valentine's date back in 270.
Ballantine -- holy priest in Rome was executed this February 14.
Valentine was ordered -- stop marrying couples in love.
Our Valentine defied that order thus he was beheaded legend also -- -- that while in jail he left the farewell note for a friend.
Signed it from your Valentine.
Each year we remember saint Valentine with Valentine's Day.
Penicillin arrived on February 15 -- -- -- nine.
Sir Alexander Fleming was a young doctor when an accidental discovery led to one of the greatest development of modern medicine.
You can thank penicillin for caring pneumonia -- scarlet fever and.
-- yes blood poisoning.
Children of all ages snuggle -- they -- first Teddy bear February 15 1903.
Toy store -- -- -- downgraded to stuffed bears.
-- than any shop window and called them Teddy bears Teddy bears are named after former president Teddy Roosevelt's.
Hello this is New York calling.
Those were the first words heard in Russia as Voice of America began broadcasting to the Soviet Union on February 17 1947.
The BLA after it was an important part of America's propaganda campaign against the Soviet Union during the Cold War.
Voice of America hoped this would broaden the basis of understanding and friendship between the Russian and American people.
Not even the singer knew the words to this song in 1959 Ray Charles recorded one of his signature songs what I'd say on February 18 2008 there were no lyrics he and his group would play the -- -- -- the crowd.
And they always went why.
Check back every week to find out that things you may have missed in the history class I'm John -- case.
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