The International Workingmen's Association was founded in London (1864)
UK passes the Dangerous Drugs Act outlawing cannabis (1928)
National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi) and the Soviet Union agree on a division of Poland after their invasion during World War II (1939)
b: Johann Georg Hiedler (1792), Thomas Crapper (1836), Carl Clauberg (1898); d: Richard Sears (1914), Gamal Abdel Nasser (1970), Pierre Trudeau (2000)
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