This was 101st day of the year and 264 days remained in the year.
The treaty ending the Spanish-American War took effect.
Iowa imposed the first state cigarette tax.
Ugandan dictator Idi Amin was overthrown.
President Ronald Reagan returned to the White House after he was shot in an assassination attempt.
Science-fiction writer Kurt Vonnegut died in New York City at age 84.
Note: Dates in the Islamic calendar are provided for planning purposes only, and calculated with the hdate Islamic calendar program for moonrise in Boston, Masschusetts. Depending on your location and other factors, this result may differ from actual religious observances by one day. Please consult your local religious authority for any religious determinations of hejiric date.