First day of the Great Uprising in Palestine (1936)
Diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union and Guatemala are established (1945)
The Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba ends in success for the defenders (1961)
The 51-day siege of the Branch Davidian building outside Waco, Texas, ends; 81 people die (1993)
b: Otto Georg Thierack (1889); d: Charles Darwin (1882), Hermine Braunsteiner (1999)
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