Namba Daisuke, a Japanese student, tries to assassinate the Prince Regent Hirohito (1923)
The World Bank was created with the signing of an agreement by 28 nations (1945)
Soviet Union invades Afghanistan (1979)
The People's Republic of China is granted permanent normal trade relations with the U.S. (2001)
b: Thomas Menino (1942), Cokie Roberts (1943), Fabian Núñez (1966)
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