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Hour B, Segment 5
The TW&E History Book
Sept. 30, 1770—Having preached his last sermon the evening before, English revivalist George Whitefield dies. In his lifetime, Whitefield preached at least 18,000 times to perhaps 10 million hearers.
Sept. 30 1946—An international military tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany, finds 22 top Nazi leaders guilty of war crimes.
Oct. 1, 1949—The People's Republic of China is founded with Mao Zedong as chairman. To consolidate and maintain power, Mao has millions of his countryman murdered.
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