22nd March 1963
Please Please Me, the debut studio album by the Beatles, is released. 55 years.
22nd May 1907
Sir Laurence Olivier, actor, was born. 110 years.
22nd November 1963
JFK, 35th President of the US, was fatally shot in Dallas' Dealey Plaza, at 12:30 p.m. Central Standard Time. 55 years.
23rd February 1945
The US flag is raised over Iwo Jima. 75 years.
23rd September 1968
The Tet Offensive, one of the largest military campaigns of the Vietnam War, ended. 50 years.
24th January 1965
Winston Churchill, former Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, died. 55 years.
24th March 1953
Mary of Teck, Queen of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Empress of India as the wife of King-Emperor George V, died. 65 years.
24th November 1864
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the French artist, was born. 155 years.
24th November 1864
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, the French artist, was born. 160 years.
24th November 1929
Georges Benjamin Clemenceau, Prime Minister of France during WWI, died. 95 years.
24th November 1929
Georges Benjamin Clemenceau, Prime Minister of France during WWI, died. 90 years.
24th October 1917
WWI - Second Battle of the Aisne ended. 100 years.
24th October 1917
The October Revolution (November in Gregorian calendar): Bolshevik Red Guards forces under the Military Revolutionary Committee began the takeover of government building. 100 years.
25th December 1889
Humphrey Bogart, American film and stage actor, was born. 120 years.
25th December 1977
Sir Charles Spencer "Charlie" Chaplin, English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame during the era of silent film, died. 40 years.
25th January 1947
Alphonse Gabriel "Al" Capone, American gangster who attained fame during the Prohibition era, died. 70 years
25th June 1950
The Korean War begins. 70 years.
26th December 1972
Harry S. Truman, American politician who served as the 33rd President of the United States, died. 45 years.
26th May 1867
Mary of Teck, Queen of the United Kingdom and the British Dominions and Empress of India as the wife of King-Emperor George V, was born. 150 years.
27th April 1840
Foundation stone for new Palace of Westminster, London, is laid by wife of Sir Charles Barry. 180 years.
27th December 1932
Radio City Music Hall, the entertainment venue located in Rockefeller Center in New York City, first opened. 85 years.
27th December 1949
Indonesian National Revolution - After four years of conflict, the Netherlands formally transfers sovereignty over to Indonesia. 70 Years
27th January 1945
Liberation of the German concentration camp Auschwitz. 75 years.
27th March 1968
Death of Yuri Gagarin, Russian pilot, cosmonaut and first human to journey into outer space. 50 years.

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