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1679-Meal Tub Plot against James II of England

1790-Slaves revolt in Haiti (later suppressed)

1805-Sailing ship "Aeneus" sinks off Newfoundland killing 340

1915-25,000 women march in NYC, demanding right to vote

1941-Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released

1944-Soviet army invades Hungary

1954-Britain, England, France and USSR agree to end occupation of Germany

1956-Revolt against Stalinist policies began in Hungary

1958-Soviet novelist Boris Pasternak wins Nobel Prize for Literature

1964-Japanese beat Russian for first Olympic gold in woman's volleyball

1973-Nixon agrees to turn over White House tape recordings to Judge Sirica

1981-U.S. national debt hits $1 trillion

1983-Suicide terrorist truck bomb kills 243 U.S. personnel in Beirut

1984-NBC airs BBC footage of Ethiopian famine

1991-Dr. Jack Kevorkian's suicide machine kills 2 women