The Kingdom of Yugoslavia joins the Axis powers with the signing of the Tripartite Pact (1941)
The March deportation is conducted in Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania to force collectivization by way of terror; more than 92,000 people from Baltics removed to remote areas of the Soviet Union (1949)
Protesters demanding a re-election in Belarus following the rigged Belarusian presidential election clash with riot police; opposition leader Aleksander Kozulin is among several protesters arrested (2006)
President B. Hussein Obama travels to the University of Iowa to proudly defend his newly-minted Obamacare law, a de-facto nationalization of the health insurance industry (2010)
President B. Hussein Obama holds a tête-a-tête with his favorite foreign leader, the Islamist Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdoğan (2012)
b: Jack Ruby (1911), Melita Norwood (1912); d: King Faisal (1975), Anthony Lewis (2013)
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