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This is a record of material that was recently featured on the Main Page as part of Did you know (DYK). Recently created new articles, greatly expanded former stub articles and recently promoted good articles are eligible; you can submit them for consideration.

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15 October 2021

  • 00:00, 15 October 2021 (UTC)
Muang Thong Thani
Muang Thong Thani
  • ... that Muang Thong Thani (street pictured), intended as a satellite city of Bangkok, has been called "one of the greatest planning disasters of the 20th century"?
  • ... that as a result of David Albala's lobbying, Serbia became the first country to endorse the Balfour Declaration?
  • ... that when the Louisville National Medical College was founded, it was the only medical school in the city to accept Black students?
  • ... that an ancient Chinese medical text suggests that those of low social status will have many illnesses and die more easily?
  • ... that a flat on London's Cadogan Lane has been described as "one of the happiest turn-on centres there's ever been" due to experiments with LSD done there?
  • ... that the famous campaign slogan "I Like Ike" was associated with the 1952 Draft Eisenhower movement?
  • ... that a painting of a Nigerian princess, unseen for more than 40 years, was discovered in 2017 and sold for more than £1 million?
  • ... that when Charles P. Gross became the chairman of the New York City Board of Transportation, the mayor told him that "if you think war is Hell, then you have something waiting for you on this job"?

14 October 2021

  • 00:00, 14 October 2021 (UTC)
Lismore Crozier (c. 1100)
Lismore Crozier (c. 1100)

13 October 2021

  • 00:00, 13 October 2021 (UTC)
Anvil clouds rising over a thunderstorm
Anvil clouds rising over a thunderstorm

12 October 2021

  • 00:00, 12 October 2021 (UTC)
Female Schneider's marmoset
Female Schneider's marmoset

11 October 2021

  • 00:00, 11 October 2021 (UTC)
A plate of mondeghili
A plate of mondeghili

10 October 2021

  • 00:00, 10 October 2021 (UTC)
Sign at the John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant
Sign at the John Oliver Memorial Sewer Plant

9 October 2021

  • 00:00, 9 October 2021 (UTC)
Stadttor, Düsseldorf
Stadttor, Düsseldorf

8 October 2021

  • 00:00, 8 October 2021 (UTC)
James Milner
James Milner

7 October 2021

  • 00:00, 7 October 2021 (UTC)
The monument in 2018
The monument in 2018

6 October 2021

  • 00:00, 6 October 2021 (UTC)
Palembang Mayoral Office
Palembang Mayoral Office

5 October 2021

  • 00:00, 5 October 2021 (UTC)
Bust of Sobekneferu
Bust of Sobekneferu

4 October 2021

  • 00:00, 4 October 2021 (UTC)
Amarin Plaza
Amarin Plaza

3 October 2021

  • 00:00, 3 October 2021 (UTC)
Wilfried Gruhn
Wilfried Gruhn

2 October 2021

  • 00:00, 2 October 2021 (UTC)
Jimmy Carter
Jimmy Carter

1 October 2021

  • 00:00, 1 October 2021 (UTC)
Antarctic fur seal
Antarctic fur seal