Historical Events for 5th December 2018

1496 – Jews are expelled from Portugal by order of King Manuel I
1837 – Uprising under William Lyon Mackenzie in Canada
1925 – CFL Grey Cup, Landsdowne Park, Ottawa: Ottawa Senators win first title; beat Winnipeg Tammany Tigers, 24-1
1931 – CFL Grey Cup, Molson Stadium, Montreal: Montreal AAA Winged Wheelers shutout Regina Roughriders, 22-0 for their first title
1942 – Seyss-Inquart orders students in nazi-Germany to work
1975 – NASA launches space vehicle S-196, it failed
1982 – Mel Gray ends NFL streak of 121 consecutive game receptions
1993 – The mayor of Wien (Vienna), Helmut Zilk, is wounded by a letter bomb.
2006 – Greg Maddux signs a one-year deal with the San Diego Padres worth $10 million
2017 – Online store Amazon begins operations in Australia

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