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From a vineyard just a few kilometres to the North of Cognac in Cherves-Richemont, this is another cognac aged at the property in old barrels from the moment of distillation. The cellar has a beaten earth floor and is relatively damp.
Bottled at 52.5% abv.
JAPAN: Nobutoshi Kihara creates the original Walkman prototype for Sony co-founder Masaru Ibuka, who wanted to listen to his favourite operas during his regular long-haul plane trips.
Louise Joy Brown, the world's first 'test tube baby', is born in Oldham to Lesley and John Brown, who had been trying to have a child for nine years. The technique used is now known as IVF.
Muhammad Ali defeats Leon Spinks on a unanimous points decision in their rematch, becoming the first boxer to win the World Heavyweight Championship three times.
Pope John Paul I reigns for just 33 days, the shortest Papacy in history, from August 26 to Sepember 28. His death results in the first Year of Three Popes since 1605.
Sweden becomes the first country to ban aerosol sprays containing chlorofluorocarbons (CFCs) as the propelling agent, to limit damage to the Earth's ozone layer.
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The Camp David Accords, marking the beginning of a peace process between Egypt and Israel, are signed by President Anwar Sadat and Premier Menachem Begin after 12 days of secret talks.
Soyuz 28 is launched and docks with space station Salyut 6, carrying the first cosmonaut who is neither a Russian nor US citizen, Czech Vladimír Remek
The Amoco Cadiz runs aground off the coast of Brittany, splits into three and sinks, spilling 223,000 tons of crude oil into the sea, the worst oil spill in history at the time.
'Grease', starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, is released and becomes the highest grossing film of the year with over $387 million.