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On this day: July 15

Published: Jul 10 2013 04:20:40 PM EDT   Updated On: Jul 15 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders, the Rosetta Stone is uncovered, Napoleon surrenders, the Nintendo Entertainment System debuts in Japan, and Psy unleashes "Gangnam Style" on the Internet, all on this day.

OTD July 15 - Jerusalem
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1099: After a siege lasting more than a month, Jerusalem falls to the Crusaders. After capturing the city, the Crusaders massacred most of Jerusalem's population.

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