1921 – Washington Conference for Limitation of Armaments
1923 – In Germany, Adolf Hitler is arrested for attempt to sieze power Nov 8
1926 – The first recorded aerial bombing on US soil took place in Williamson County, Illinois, during a feud between rival liquor gangs, the Sheltons and the Birgers
1933 – Nazis receive 92% of vote in Germany
1974 – South Africa suspended from UN General Assembly over racial policies
1981 – 1st balloon crossing of Pacific is completed (Double Eagle V)
1984 – Space shuttle astronauts snared a satellite 1st space salvage
1990 – Crown Prince Akihito is formally installed as Emperor Akihito of Japan, becoming the 125th Japanese monarch.
2001 – 2001 Attack on Afghanistan: Taliban forces abandon Kabul, Afghanistan, ahead of advancing Afghan Northern Alliance troops.