September 29 in history: Isabella II becomes Spanish Queen, CERN established, and more

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1833

2-year-old, Isabella II, is proclaimed queen in Spain after King Ferdinand VII dies

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1906

U.S intervenes in Cuba; ousts dictator Tomás Estrada Palma

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1923

British mandate for establishment of a Jewish homeland in Palestine comes into force

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1954

12 European nations establish European Organisation for Nuclear Research (CERN)

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1991

President Jean-Bertrand Aristide of Haiti is deposed in a military coup

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