Michel Ney, Marshal of France, is executed by firing squad, after being convicted of treason for his support of Napoleon Bonaparte.
Skirmish between Militia and patriots at Montgomery's Tavern
World War I: United States declares war on Austria-Hungary.
Canada declares war on Japan, Finland, Hungary and Romania
HMCS Windflower is lost on the Grand Banks
Japanese attack Pearl Harbour
Chinese Civil War: The government of the Republic of China moves from Nanking to Taipei.
Indonesia invades East Timor.
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