March 1st Movement begins in Korea (1919)
The Hoover Dam is completed (1936)
Puerto Rican nationalists attack the U.S. Capitol building, injuring five Representatives (1954)
The Ba'ath Party takes power in Syria (1996)
President Barack Obama meets with the Conference of Presidents of Major American Jewish Organizations in the State Dining Room of the White House (2011)
b: Erich von dem Bach (1899), Ralph Ellison (1913), Harry Belafonte (1927), Sergei Kourdakov (1951), John Holdren (1944); d: Harry Browne (2006), Andrew Breitbart (2012)
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