Simón Bolívar is named President of Peru (1823)Get 'On This Progressive Day' by RSS or via daily email.
Austria and the Allies sign the Treaty of Saint-Germain recognizing the independence of Poland, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Yugoslavia (1919)
Germany's National Socialists Workers Party forces begin their occupation of Rome (1943)
President B. Hussein Obama receives Prince General Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi in the Oval Office (2009)
b: Otto Strasser (1897), Max Shachtman (1904), Miguel Serrano (1917), Medea Benjamin (1952); d: Huey Long (1935), Dalton Trumbo (1976), Hamida Djandoubi (1977)
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