The Only Things That Happened On This day in History

1598 King Henry IV of France signed the Edict of Nantes, granting rights to the Protestant Huguenots.

1742 George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah” was first performed publicly, in Dublin, Ireland.

1954 Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron made his major league debut with the Milwaukee Braves.

1997 Tiger Woods, 21, became the youngest person to win the Masters Tournament and the first person of African heritage to claim a major golf title.


~ by thehalobender on April 13, 2009.

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