Adolf Eichmann On Trial, Hugo Chávez Survives, Ahmadinejad Crows

On this day: April 11
The International Labour Organization is founded (1919)

Iowa becomes the first U.S. state to impose a cigarette tax (1921)

The trial of Adolf Eichmann begins in Jerusalem (1961)

An attempted coup d'état in Venezuela against President Hugo Chávez takes place (2002)

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad announces that Iran has successfully enriched uranium (2006)

b: Joseph Pulitzer (1847), Donna Rachele Mussolini (1890), Dean Acheson (1893); d: Donald Sangster (1967), Enver Hoxha (1985)

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