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July 2nd, 2008EventIngrid Betancourt and 14 other FARC hostages are rescued by the Colombian armed forces.
July 2nd, 2004EventASEAN Regional Forum accepts Pakistan as its 24th member.?
July 2nd, 2003EventSilvio Berlusconi, Prime Minister of Italy, insults German MP Martin Schulz by calling him a "kapo" during a session of the European Parliament.
July 2nd, 2002EventSteve Fossett becomes the first person to fly solo around the world nonstop in a balloon.
July 2nd, 2001EventAbioCor self contained artificial heart created.
July 2nd, 2000EventVicente Fox Quesada is elected the first President of Mexico from an opposition party, the Partido Accion Nacional after more than 70 years of continuous rule by the Partido Revolucionario Institucional.
July 2nd, 1992EventVaclav Klaus is elected Prime Minister of Czechoslovakia.
July 2nd, 1990EventA stampede inside a pedestrian tunnel leads to the deaths of 1,426 pilgrims in Mecca during hajj.
July 2nd, 1987EventNilde Iotti is named as the first female President of the Italian Chamber of Deputies.
July 2nd, 1985EventAndrei Gromyko is appointed the chairman of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union.

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