Leon Czolgosz, the assassin of U.S. President William McKinley, is executed by electrocution (1901)
The King of Italy, Victor Emmanuel III, appoints Benito Mussolini as Prime Minister (1922)
The first-ever computer-to-computer link is established on ARPANET, the precursor to the Internet (1969)
President Barack Obama travels to Dover Air Force Base for a photo-op at the return of eighteen American soldiers killed in Afghanistan (2009)
b: Franz von Papen (1879), Joseph Goebbels (1897), Ernst Wollweber (1898), Yevgeny Primakov (1929), David Remnick (1958); d: Henry George (1897), Leon Czolgosz (1901), Joseph Pulitzer (1911)
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