1850 - The first National Women's Rights Convention opened
in Worcester, Massachusetts.
1861 - President Abraham Lincoln suspended the writ of habeas
corpus in Washington, D.C., for all military-related cases.
1915 -Over 25,000 women marched on Fifth Avenue, NYC to advocate
their right to vote.
1917 - Lenin called for the October Revolution.
1935 - Mobsters Dutch Schultz, Abe Landau, Otto Berman, and
Bernard "Lulu" Rosencrantz are fatally shot at a
saloon in Newark, New Jersey - The Chophouse Massacre.
1946 - The United Nations General Assembly convened for the
first time, in Flushing, Queens, New York City.
1958 - The Smurfs, a fictional race of blue dwarves, by Peyo,
was serialized in the French weekly Spirou magazine.
2011 - Once Upon A Time premiered on ABC