October 15 in history: China becomes third country to launch a crewed spaceflight and more

From the final conference on the Antarctic Treaty to China becoming the third country to launch a crewed spaceflight, we've got it all covered!

Let's dive into today's history.

1932

Tata Airlines makes its first flight.

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1940

Charlie Chaplin's comedy classic 'The Great Dictator' premieres in New York.

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1959

Final conference on the Antarctic Treaty convenes in Washington, D.C.

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2003

China becomes third country to launch a crewed spaceflight, Shenzhou 5.

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2011

Protests inspired by Arab Spring break out in 951 cities in 82 countries.

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