Failed doomsday predictions

POSTED: 09:01 AM PST Dec 20, 2012    UPDATED: 09:06 AM PST Dec 20, 2012 

Friday's forecast doomsday is one of many visions predicting the end of the world through history.

Doomsday - Millerites
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The Millerites -- Based off what he called careful study of his Bible, New England farmer named William Miller led thousands of "Millerites" to believe that the world would end on April 23, 1843. When it didn't, the group disbanded and some of them formed what is now the Seventh Day Adventists.

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