9/30/13

Munich Agreement, United Farm Workers, Aristide Ousted

On this day: September 30
The Hoover Dam is dedicated (1935)

Britain, France, Germany and Italy sign the Munich Agreement, allowing Germany to occupy the Sudetenland region of Czechoslovakia (1938)

Mexican-American labor leader César Chávez founds the United Farm Workers (1962)

Six generals of Indonesian National Army assassinated by counter-coup action known as 30 September Movement (1965)

President Jean-Bertrand Aristide of Haiti is forced from office (1991)

Drawings of Muhammad, found offensive by Islamofascists, are printed in the Danish newspaper Jyllands-Posten (2005)

President B. Hussein Obama tours the National Institute of Health in Bethesda, Maryland, with controversial Secretary of Health and Human Services Kathleen Sebelius (2009)

b: Bernhard Rust (1883), Blanche Lincoln (1960); d: Franz Oppenheimer (1943)

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