What Happened on June 16, 1882

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Historical Events

  • 17" hailstones weighing 1.75 lbs fall in Dubuque Iowa

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Person of interestPerson of Interest

Mohammad Mosaddegh, Prime Minister of Iran (1951-53) who was overthrown in a coup d'├ętat aided by the CIA and the British SIS, born in Tehran, Persia (d. 1967)

Prime Minister of Iran Mohammad Mosaddegh
Prime Minister of Iran
Mohammad Mosaddegh