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Old 28-11-2013, 11:16 PM   #1272
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Combat Rock is the 5th studio album by the English punk rock band The Clash. It was released on 14 May 1982 through CBS Records.. In the United Kingdom, the album charted at number 2, spending 23 weeks in the UK charts and peaked at number 7 in the United States, spending 61 weeks on the chart. Combat Rock is the group's best-selling album, being certified 2x platinum in the United States...
May 2 - Falklands War: The nuclear submarine HMS Conqueror sinks the Argentine cruiser General Belgrano, killing 323 sailors. Operation Algeciras, an attempt to destroy a Royal Navy warship in Gibraltar, fails - The Weather Channel airs on cable television for the first time.
4 – HMS Sheffield is hit by an Exocet missile, and burns out of control; 20 sailors are killed. The ship sinks on May 10.
5 – A Unabomber bomb explodes in the computer science department at Vanderbilt University; secretary Janet Smith is injured.
8 – French-Canadian racing driver Gilles Villeneuve is killed during qualifying for the Belgian Grand Prix.
12 - Spanish priest Juan María Fernández y Krohn tries to stab Pope John Paul II with a bayonet during the latter's pilgrimage to the shrine at Fatima - Braniff International Airways is declared bankrupt and ceases all flights.
18 - British Special Air Services launch an operation to destroy three Argentinean Exocet missiles and five Super Étendard fighter-bombers in mainland Argentina. It fails when the Argentineans discover about the plot.
21 – British landings spark the Battle of San Carlos.
22 - HMS Ardent is sunk by Argentine aircraft, killing 22 sailors - International Maritime Organization (IMO).
23 – HMS Antelope is lost..., all I've ever asked of my marines is that they obey my orders as they would the word of God. We are here to help the Vietnamerica, because inside every gook there is an American trying to get out. It's a hardball world, son. We've gotta keep our heads until this peace craze blows over...

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