1519: Cortez landed in Mexico (a link to Neil Young's song in the interim? - why not: click here. And this too - though this is about Columbus' arrival in Hispaniola)
1852, Gogol became a dead soul. Actually, he already was, though whether in Pushkin's sense of the "dissolute" or Nabokov's "poshlost"...
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