1585 – Queen Elizabeth I of England refuses sovereignty of Netherlands.
1862 – Abraham Lincoln receives the first group of African American to confer with a US President.
1862 – One of the oldest court, Bombay high court was established.
1882 – Queen Victoria got Zulu chief Cetewayo
1893 – Motor vehicle registration were introduced by France including by driving test.
1908 – The first beauty contest is held in Folkstone ,England.
1917 china declares war on Germany and Austria
1937 – China declares war on japan .
1941 – US president Franklin Roosevelt and British Prime minister Winston Churchill issue the joint declaration that later becomes Known as the Atlantic Charter
1947 – India and Pakistan were separated and Pakistan got freedom from British
2013 – 14 people were killed and 26 are injured by two roadside bombings in Baqubah, Iraq.
1820 – 1st eye hospital of US , NY eye infirmary opens in NYC.
1885 – the first patent of Japan is issued to the inventor of a rust proof paint.
1932 – Philips makes one million radio.
1966 – the 1st lunar orbiter begins orbiting the moon.
1971 – France done a nuclear test.
2015 – Most extensive face transplant surgery ever performed on Patrick Hardison by Dr. Eduardo Rodriguez at newyork university longone medical center.
1960 – Australian driver Jack Brabham clinches his second consecutive F1 world Drivers championship by winning the Portuguese grand prix at Boavista.
1999 – New Zealand wins their 3rd nations Rugby series as south Africa edges Australia, 10 – 9 in cape town. All blacks only defeat comes in final round dead rubber , 28-7 against wallabies in Sydney.
2016 – Jamaican sprint star Usain bolt wins coveted 100m olymbic – first men to win the event three times.