This was 332nd day of the year and 33 days remained in the year.
Portuguese explorer Ferdinand Magellan passed through the strait which bears his name to the Pacific ocean.
American-born Lady Astor became the first woman to take a seat on the British Parliament.
Almost 500 people died in the Coconut Grove nightclub fire in Boston.
The U.S. spacecraft Mariner 4 launched—on its way to the first successful mission to Mars.
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