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Sirota, an Englishwoman played a joke on the pension fund

July 10 2009
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July 10, 1872 Millicent was born at Berkeley - that she became a champion of pensionable service. His biggest pension seniority Miss Berkeley established due to the fact that she was born 3 months after the death of her father, Colonel William Berkeley. Since then, due to loss of a breadwinner, Madras pension fund for it has been registered personal pension.

Under the contract, the Fund has incurred her money until her marriage, which never came. Miss Berkeley, died on Oct. 26, 1969 and all 97 years and 3 months of her life, she regularly received a pension.

July 10, 1878 in England in a football match referee for the first time used the whistle. Prior to that, the judge just screaming. According to some reports, the use of the whistle to signal the arbitrators are adopted from the military and police.

10 July 1925 in an American town Dayton, Tennessee, began the famous "monkey trial." He was tried 24 years of school teacher John Scopes trial, had dared to teach children the evolutionary theory of Darwin, which by state law, was prohibited. July 25 of that year a jury after an eight discussion recognized Scopes trial guilty and fined him $ 100.

July 10, 1981 in the Navy United States issued a decree according to which the officers forbade the wearing of beards. This was done for aesthetic reasons - the officials felt that the facial hair too old man, much less an officer of the fleet.

July 10, 1982 at the circus "Barnum and Bailey, in Tucson, Arizona, USA, has been put unique acrobatic record. Unusual" reverse flip "carried Mexican Miguel Vazquez - in honor of a relative (probably the father), Juan Vasquez. Artist made a quadruple jump back - and this record has not yet been beaten.


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