1995: Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin was assassinated in Tel Aviv by an extremist Jewish student after a rally in support of the peace process.
1952: The general Dwight Eisenhower, Republican candidate, is elected President of the United States.
1931: The League of Nations accuses the Japan aggression in Manchuria.
1922: Carter discovers the pharaoh's tomb Tutankhamun, in Egypt.
644 : Omar, the second caliph of Islam, is assassinated in Medina by a Persian Christian slave.