German-Polish Non-Aggression Pact is signed (1934)
Boris Yeltsin announces that Russia is going to stop targeting U.S. cities with nuclear weapons (1992)
On American TV, U.S. President Bill Clinton denies having had "sexual relations" with former White House intern Monica Lewinsky (1998)
President B. Hussein Obama gives his first formal interview as President to Al Arabiya (2009)
b: Nicolae Ceauşescu (1918), Angela Davis (1944); d: Lucky Luciano (1962), Nelson Rockefeller (1979)
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