1915 – Italy declares war on Ottoman Empire during World War I.
1944 – Representatives o f the United States, Britain and the Soviet Union draft the UN Charter.
1959 – Hawaii joint the United States to become the 51st state.
1969 – Denis Michael Rohan sets fire to the pulpit of the Al-Aqsa Mosque.
2013 – US soldier Bradley Manning was given 35-year prison term for passing files to WikiLeaks.
1165 – French King Philip II Augustus was born.
1157 – King of Spain Alfonso VII passes away.
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