This was 153rd day of the year and 212 days remained in the year.
Congress granted U.S. citizenship to all American Indians.
Queen Elizabeth II of Britain was crowned in Westminster Abbey.
Timothy McVeigh was found guilty of the bombing of the federal building in Oklahoma City.
The European Space Agency launched the Mars Express probe. Contact with the lander Beagle 2 was lost in December.
Return to perpetual calendar
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.