- 1837 - Canada gives right to vote to its black citizens.
- 1951 - Birthday: Tommy Hilfiger born in Elmira, New York.
- 1958 - Elvis Presley joins the army.
- 1976 - Birthday: Peyton Manning, NFL player, born in New Orleans, Louisiana.
- 2013 - Pakistan: 17 soldiers killed at military checkpoint by a suicide bomber in Waziristan.
- 2013 - Nigeria: 25 people killed by gunmen in Adamawa State.