1. 1927: Charles Lindbergh completes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight, landing in Paris.

2. 1881: The American Red Cross is established by Clara Barton.

3. 1932: Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo nonstop across the Atlantic.

4. 1966: The Ulster Volunteer Force declares war on the Irish Republican Army in Northern Ireland.

5. 1991: Former Indian Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi is assassinated by a suicide bomber in Tamil Nadu.

6. 1998: Indonesia’s President Suharto resigns after 31 years in power.

7. 2005: Kingda Ka, the world’s tallest and fastest roller coaster, opens at Six Flags Great Adventure.

8. 2006: The Republic of Montenegro votes to declare independence from the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro.

9. 2017: Former CIA Director John Brennan testifies before the House Intelligence Committee on Russia’s interference in the 2016 US presidential election.

10. 1991: Mengistu Haile Mariam, the President of Ethiopia, is overthrown by the Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front.