The Leaning Tower of Pisa reopens renovation.
The Toledo War come to an end.
Abel Tasman reaches New Zealand.
Delhi replaces Calcutta as the capital of India.
The Kyoto Protocol is ready for signature.
The first Nobel Prizes are awarded.
The Texian Army captures San Antonio, Texas.
The Flag of Europe is adopted by Council of Europe.
The Galileo spacecraft arrives at Jupiter six years after it was launched.
Finland declares its independence from Russia.