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May 5: This Day That Year

May 5

- 1479 - Birthday: Guru Amar Das (1479-1574), third Sikh Guru.

- 1821 - Death: Napoleon Bonaparte (Age: 51) dies in exile on the island of Saint Helena.

- 1834 - Charles Darwin begins his expedition from Rio Santa Cruz.

- 1912 - Stockholm, Sweden: 5th Olympics kick off.

- 1932 - China & Japan sign peace treaty.

- 1941 - Chanel No. 5 released.

- 1955 - Hindu divorce accepted by Indian parliament.

- 1956 - Japan: 1st Judo world championships held in Tokyo.

- 2012 - Japan shuts down its nuclear reactors leaving the country without nuclear power for the first time since 1970.

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