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Historical Events in September 1822

  • Sep 7 Pedro I, son of King Joao VI declares Brazil's independence from Portugal (National Day)

Historic CommunicationRosetta Stone

Sep 27 French scholar Jean-Fran├žois Champollion announces he has deciphered Egyptian hieroglyphics using the Rosetta Stone

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The Rosetta Stone
The Rosetta Stone
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