February 2009
Military History;Feb/Mar2009, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p11
This section presents significant events related to military history. Elenor of Aquitane ransoms Richard I from Austrian Duke Leopold V on February 4, 1194. On February 15, 1898, USS Maine blows up and sinks in Havana Harbor precipitating the Spanish-American War. SR-71 Blackbird sets transcontinental speed record on March 6, 1990.


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