The Eiffel Tower is damaged by fire.
The first gorilla to be bred in captivity is born at the Columbus Zoo in Ohio.
In a speech “On the Personality Cult and its Consequences” Nikita Khrushchev, denounces the cult of personality of Joseph Stalin.
The ‘On the Personality Cult and its Consequences’ Nikita Khrushchev’ denounces the cult of personality surrounding Joseph Stalin.
American civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr.’s home is bombed in retaliation for the Montgomery Bus Boycott.
The Soviet Union and Japan sign a Joint Declaration that officially ended the state of war between the two countries that had existed since August 1945.