1883 – Alexander Graham Bell succeeds in making the first phone call between two cities.
1912 – Titanic hits an iceberg in the Atlantic Ocean, Leading it to sink.
1948 – Zionist Haganah gangs commit a massacre in the village of Nasser Eddin in Tabaria.
1956 – The first video shown in the National Organization of Broadcasters Conference in Chicago.
1986 – The USA bombards sites in Libya.
1921- U.S. economist Thomas Schelling.
1930 – Russian writer Vladimir Mayakovsky.
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