Take a look at this thread.
What is the difference because I don't see any.
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(1) Watching television today reminded me of your question.
(2) This is a language, not a political, website. So I must be
Today a certain leader of a certain country resigned because
his people peacefully insisted that he do so.
Thus today is truly a HISTORIC day. Not only for that certain
country but for the world. Your children will ask you someday:
Where were you when you heard the news on that historic day?
I think that life has given you an unforgettable lesson in the difference
between historical and historic.