1923: Japan great kanto earthquake erupted.
1939: This day, 1939, marked the beginning of World War II when Germany evaded Poland.
1943: British bombers bombed Berlin.
1951: US, Australia, and New Zealand sign then ANZUS mutual defense treaty.
1960: Betting shops on British high street became legal.
1962: UN announces earth population hit 3 billion.
1969: A bloodless coup led by Muammar Gadafi seized power in Libya, leading to the beginning of the revolution.
1979: The NASA built space probe, Pioneer 11, made the first contact with Saturn.
1985: The wreck of the sunk Titanic ship is found.
1995: A bill was passed in New York to reinstate the death penalty into law.
2006: Iran plane crashed, killing 29 people on board.
2015: Google adopted a new logo.