Vladimir Lenin arrives in Russia from exile, marking the beginning of Bolshevik leadership in the Russian Revolution (1917)
President Harry S Truman signs the Marshall Plan, authorizing $5 billion in aid for 16 countries (1948)
Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech (1968)
b: William Marcy Tweed (1823); d: Jesse James (1882), Bruno Richard Hauptmann (1936), Ron Brown (1996)
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