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What A Coincidence!

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SonjaMarie
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What A Coincidence!

Postby SonjaMarie » Wed August 25th, 2010, 7:00 pm

I just started a book on Ippolito d'Este, the 2nd son of Lucretia Borgia, who became a cardinal. As it turns out he was born Aug 25, 1509, exactly 501 years ago today!

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Postby Michy » Wed August 25th, 2010, 7:56 pm

Something similar ...... this past April I was in Washington, DC and visited Ford's Theater -- where President Lincoln was shot -- on April 14. The exact day he was shot, 145 years later. It wasn't on purpose, it just happened that way.........


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