interregnum \in-tuhr-REG-nuhm\, noun;
plural interregnums \-nuhmz\ or interregna \-nuh\:
1. The interval between two reigns; any period when a state is left without a ruler.2. A period of freedom from authority or during which government functions are suspended.3. Any breach of continuity in an order; a lapse or interval in a continuity.
Interregnum is from the Latin, from inter, "between" + regnum, "dominion, reign, rule," from rex, "king."
- The feeling of grogginess and/or deafness after attending a loud concert.
"Wow, I had a lot of fun at that Boys Like Girls concert last night."
"Me too, but now I have a terrible concert hangover."
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- bank robbery: the first recorded bank heist took place in NYC; Edward Smith escaped with some $245,000, but was later caught and imprisoned (1831)
- SS Georgiana: Confederate ship was wrecked (1863); it was discovered on the same date in 1965 by underwater archeologist E. Lee Spence in his teenage years
- 25th Academy Awards: was the first televised Oscar ceremony (1953)
- David Livingston 1813
- Sir Richard Burton 1821
- Jackie ‘Moms’ Mabley 1894
- John Sirica 1904
- Gert Bettens 1970 - Musician (K's Choice)
- Zach Lind 1976 - Musician (Jimmy Eat World)
- Anne V 1987 - Sports Illustrated swimsuit model