Washington's Farewell Address, Tùnùrù Desert, Guelb El-Kebir

On this day: September 19
George Washington's farewell address is printed across America as an open letter to the public (1796)

The U.S. bars Charlie Chaplin from re-entering the country after a trip to England (1952)

First U.S. underground nuclear bomb test (1957)

Nikita Khrushchev is barred from visiting Disneyland (1959)

Islamist Jihadi terrorists bomb UTA Flight 772 in mid-air above the Tùnùrù Desert, Niger, killing 171 (1989)

Islamic Salvation Army terrorists kill 53 in the Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria (1997)

President B. Hussein Obama releases his so-called debt reduction plan and The Buffett Rule (2011)

b: Leon Jaworski (1905), Lewis F. Powell, Jr. (1907); d: James Garfield (1881), Condé Nast (1942), John D. Dingell, Sr. (1955)

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