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    Today in History: A Recap of March 20th

    Significant Events that Occurred on March 20th March 20th has been witness to many significant events throughout history. Here are some of the most notable ones: 1602: The Dutch East India Company was established. 1815: Napoleon Bonaparte returned to Paris after escaping from exile on the island of Elba. 1852: Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel “Uncle Tom’s Cabin” was first published…

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    The Origins of Mardi Gras: A History and Cultural Evolution

    2. The Origins of Mardi Gras in Medieval Europe Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday, is a festival that has its roots in Medieval Europe. The term “Mardi Gras” is French for “Fat Tuesday,” which refers to the practice of eating rich, fatty foods before the fasting period of Lent. The festival originated in Europe in the Middle Ages…

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