1662-Charles II grants a charter to establish Royal Society in London.
1815-Napoleon Bonaparte captured.
1867-SF Merchant\s Exchange opens
1870-NW Territories created & Manitoba becomes 5th Canadian province.
1870-Georgia readmitted to US after Civil War.
1918-St. Vladimir\s Day
1920-Ruth ties his record of 29 homers in a season
1929-1st airport hotel opens - Oakland Ca
1940-1st betatron placed in operation Urbana Il
1943-Diligenti quintuplets born in Buenos Aires Argentina
1944-Greenwich Observatory is damaged by World War II flying bomb.
1952-1st helicopter transatlantic flight began
1954-1st coml jet transport airplane built in US tested (Boeing 707)
1958-US troops occupy Lebanon stay 3 months.
1960-Orioles\ Brooks Robinson goes 5 for 5 including the cycle
1975-Soyuz 19 and Apollo 18 launched; rendezvous 2 days later.