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July 27, 1953 in History

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Events in History


Agreement of InterestKorean War Ends

North Korea and the United Nations sign armistice to stop fighting and divide Korea at the 38th parallel

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Signing of the armistice which ended the active fighting phase of the Korean War
Signing of the armistice which ended the active fighting phase of the Korean War
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  • Vatican disallows priest holiday work in factory

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  • Wim van de Camp, Dutch 2nd Chamber member (CDA), born in Oss, Netherlands
1953 in History