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Roman Caracalla Assassinated In Carrhae... 08/04/217 History
Near the end of the Parthian Empire (247 BC – 224 AD), Artabanus IV was at war with his brother Vologases VI who ruled in Babylon. The Parthian Empire...View Details»

* Battle of Dayr Alaqul * Abbasids defeat Saffarids... 08/04/876 History
(Wikipedia) - The Battle of Dayr al-‘Aqul was fought on April 8, 876 between forces of the Saffarid amir Ya'qub ibn Laith and the Abbasid Caliphate. T...View Details»

Explosion on board the MV Dara in the Persian Gulf kills 238 ... 08/04/1961 History
The MV Dara was a Dubai-based passenger liner, built in 1948 by Barclay, Curle & Co. Ltd., a shipyard in Glasgow, Scotland. The 120 metre, four-decked...View Details»

Hot Stock Minute: U.S. companies doing business with Iran for the fir... 08/04/2014 History
By Deirdre Hughes Boeing (BA) and General Electric (GE) said they have received licenses from the U.S. Treasury Department to sell aircraft parts and ...View Details»

Is the Garden of Eden Lost Beneath the Persian Gulf? ... 08/04/2014 History
April 7, 2014 By Fr. Dwight Longenecker A new theory reported here about the origins of man suggests that the earliest human settlements are now below...View Details»

Lost Civilization May Have Existed Beneath the Persian Gulf ... 08/04/2014 History
By Jeanna Bryner Date: 09 December 2010 Veiled beneath the Persian Gulf, a once-fertile landmass may have supported some of the earliest humans outsid...View Details»

Rare Celestial Event: Mars-Earth-Sun Align on Iranian Sharaf-e Shams ... 08/04/2014 History
A rare celestial event: Mars, Earth and Sun Align on Iranian Sharafolshams. By Mir Masood Hosseini Today April, 8, 2014 the planet Mars is exactly op...View Details»

India's oil imports from Iran surge to record high ... 08/04/2017 History
Laborers rest in front of an advertisement of Reliance Industries Limited at a construction site in Mumbai, India, March 2, 2016. (Photo by Reuters) I...View Details»