22 February 2021: This day in history

1632 Galileo’s “Dialogue Concerning the Two Chief World Systems” is published

1774 British House of Lords rules authors do not have perpetual copyright

1797 The Last Invasion of Britain, launched by the French during the Revolutionary Wars, begins near Fishguard, Wales

1825 Russia & Britain establish Alaska-Canada boundary

1967 25,000 US and South Vietnamese troops launch Operation Junction City against the Viet Cong. Largest US airborne assault since WWII.

Source: Onthisday.com

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