6 things that happened on May, 15

By: Kip Bollig

1. May 15, 1610: Parliament of Paris

Parliament of Paris appoints Louis XIII (8) as French king.

2. May 15, 1718: James Puckle

James Puckle, London lawyer, patents the worlds first real machine gun.

3. May, 15 1800: King George the III

King George the the third survives the 2nd attempt to assassinate him.

4. May 15, 1905: Las Vegas

Las Vegas is founded in Nevada. WOO Gambling.

5. May 15, 1945: World War II

The last skirmish in Europe is fought near Prevalje, Slovenia.

6. May 15, 1999: Me

I was born and very important......


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