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|1453||Constantinople falls to Muhammad II, ending the Byzantine Empire.|
|1660||Charles II is restored to the English throne, succeeding the short-lived Commonwealth.|
|1721||South Carolina is formally incorporated as a royal colony of England.|
|1790||Rhode Island becomes the last of the original thirteen colonies to ratify the Constitution.|
|1848||Wisconsin becomes the thirtieth state.|
|1849||A patent for lifting vessels is granted to Abraham Lincoln.|
|1862||Confederate general P.G.T. Beauregard retreats to Tupelo, Mississippi.|
|1911||The Indianapolis 500 is run for the first time.|
|1913||The premier of the ballet Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rite of Spring) in Paris causes rioting in the theater.|
|1916||U.S. forces invade the Dominican Republic.|
|1922||Ecuador becomes independent.|
|1922||The U.S. Supreme Court rules organized baseball is a sport not subject to antitrust laws.|
|1942||The German Army completes its encirclement of the Kharkov region of the Soviet Union.|
|1951||C. F. Blair becomes the first man to fly over the North Pole in single-engine plane.|
|1953||Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay become the first men to reach the top of Mount Everest.|
|1974||Nixon agrees to turn over 1,200 pages of edited Watergate transcripts.|
|1990||Boris Yeltsin is elected the president of Russia.|