Facts & Historical Events On This Day
Blackpink's reality TV show called 'Blackpink Reality' was first aired, lasting a total of 12 episodes.
A state of emergency was declared in California after a gas leak.
The Thaicom 6 satellite was launched into Earth's orbit atop SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket.
The Sex Pistols punk rock band was fired by EMI for their bad behavior in public.
An energy crisis in the USA prompted President Nixon to initiate daylight saving time four months early.
A chemist in Berkeley, California, US, announced that they successfully synthesized hormones that are responsible for human growth.
Pan American Airlines completed its first round the world commercial trip.
Mother Teresa arrived in India to help some of the country's poorest.
The Iraqi Army was formed.
New Mexico became the 47th state to join the United States of America.
A first-of-its-kind boxing match took place to settle a feud between a butler and a butcher.
King Henry VIII married his fourth wife, Anne of Cleves, after his previous wife died during childbirth.
King Harold of England became the successor to the crown after King Edward died.