American humorist Will Rogers born at Dog Iron Ranch in Oologah, Oklahoma.
Newscaster Walter Cronkite born in St. Joseph, Missouri .
An expedition led by Howard Carter discovers the tomb of Tutankhamen.
90 people are taken hostage in American embassy in Teheran.
Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin assassinated by a Jewish extremist while attending a peace rally.
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