August 24, 2006 in History
Event:
Pluto is demoted to a 'dwarf planet'



Related Topics:
dwarf
Planet
Pluto

Related Year:
2006

Related Events:
August 24


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1969 Peru nationalizes U.S. oil interests
1949 NATO, North Atlantic Treaty Organization, goes into effect
1912 Territory of Alaska organizes
1909 Workers start pouring concrete for Panama Canal
1891 Thomas Edison patents motion picture camera