1944 – Nazi leader Adolf Hitler escapes assassination attempt.
1951 – Assassination of King of Jordan Abdullah I.
1953 – First Conference of Arab Finance and Economic Ministers held in Lebanese Shtura city.
1969 – Apollo 11 lands on Moon.
2004 – UN General Assembly adopts a resolution calling on Israel to dismantle the racial wall in the Western Bank.
356 B.C. Great Alexander, Ruler of Macedonia Empire was born.