1876: Telephone inventor Alexander Graham Bell makes the first ever successful telephone call.
1880: Members of the Salvation Army begin operations in the United States.
1912: Chinese General Yuan Shaki officially takes the oath of office as only the second President of the Republic of China.
1918: Warner Bros studios releases its first motion picture “My Four Years in Germany”.
1922: Human Rights activist and pacifist leader Mohandas Gandhi is imprisoned on charges of sedition in India.
1945: U.S Army Airforce unleashes its fury and strength, when it firebombs Tokyo.
1970: Captain Ernest Medha is charged with war Crimes in connection with the March 1968 My Lai Massacre, during the Vietnam War.