At least 33,771 Jews from Kiev and its suburbs were killed at Babi Yar (1941)
The Communist Party of China writes the Common Programme for the future People's Republic of China (1949)
Nikita Khrushchev, leader of Soviet Union, disorders a meeting of the United Nations General Assembly with a number of angry outbursts (1960)
President B. Hussein Obama meets with the NATO Secretary General in the Oval Office (2009)
b: Ludwig von Mises (1881), Bill Nelson (1942); d: Léon Bourgeois (1925), Tom Bradley (1998), Nguyễn Văn Thiệu (2001), Arthur Ochs Sulzberger (2012)
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