5/24/13

S.I. Newhouse, Jimmy Carter's Hostages, NorKs Ban Cellphones

On this day: May 24
The International Court of Justice calls for the release of U.S. embassy hostages in Tehran, Iran; the hostages would not be freed until the following January (1980)

North Korea bans mobile phones (2004)

b: Jean-Paul Marat (1743), Joseph Rowntree (1836), Samuel Irving Newhouse, Sr. (1895), Peter J. Brennan (1918); d: Harold Wilson (1995)


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