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French C. Hopffer patents the fire extinguisher.
Napoleon's forces begin their retreat from Moscow.
First line of offense against tuberculosis, "Streptomycin" is Discovered.
Pope John Paul II beatifies Mother Teresa.
Saddam Hussein goes on trial in Baghdad for crimes against humanity.