September 26 in history: Battle of Polygon, Typhoon Vera in Japan and more

Swedish Act of Succession passed, Holy Alliance signed — here's what has happened on this day in history

1810

Swedish Act of Succession is passed

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1815

Russia, Prussia & Austria sign Holy Alliance, after final defeat of Napoleon

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1917

WWI: Battle of Polygon Wood begins

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1959

Category five Typhoon Vera hits Japan

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2010

Pakistani minister Abdul Qayum Jatoi quits after accusing army of killings

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