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April 9, 1731 A Spanish coast guard sloop, plowing the waters near Havana, Cuba, intercepts the frigate Rebecca, returning to London after a lucrative stop in Jamaica. A member of the boarding party (possibly Captain Juan Fandino de Leone) slices off the ear of Robert Jenkins (Captain of the Rebecca).
October 31, 1731 Archbishop Anton Leopold Eleutherius signs the Edict of Expulsion forcing all Protestants to leave in three months, climaxing the 300-year battle between the Catholic Church and Austrian Protestants
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