Facts & Historical Events On This Day
Singer Sinéad O'Connor was converted to Islam.
Cesar Sayoc was arrested for sending 14 pipe bombs to prominent US Democrats.
Rockstar Games' hit Wild-West series returned with the release of Red Dead Redemption 2.
The twenty-fourth James Bond movie 'Spectre,' starring Daniel Craig, premiered in London.
The Cedar Fire swept through San Diego County, California, destroying 2,232 homes and killing fifteen people.
The American sci-fi movie 'Donnie Darko' with Jake Gyllenhaal was released in the US.
The Terminator, with Arnold Schwarzenegger, was released in the US.
The US received Anwar Sadat, its first Egyptian presidential visit.
The Soyuz 3 spacecraft achieved the first Soviet space rendezvous with Soyuz 2.
Pan American Airways made the first commercial flight of the Boeing 707 from New York City to Paris.
Stonehenge was given over to the British Government by its private landowner.
Ida B. Wells published 'Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases.'
The most famous western gunfight happened at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona.
Inventor Hamilton Smith received his patent for his rotary washing machine.
Tvrtko I became the first king of Bosnia.