- 1942 - World War II: Adolf Hitler signd the order to develop the V-2 rocket as a weapon.
- 1972 - Nicaragua: 6.25 earthquake in Managua killed 12,000+ people.
- 1988 - USA: Two men wearing police uniforms robbed an armored car and escaped with $3 million+ in New Jersey.
- 2012 - Syria: 6 people were killed by a car bomb in Damascus.
- 2012 - Pakistan: 8 people were killed by a suicide bomber in Peshawar.
- 2018 - Indonesia: A Tsunami in Sunda Strait killed 400+ people.