Death of Sonny Bono, American entertainer and politician .
Death of Charlie Mingus, American jazz bassist, composer & bandleader
Death of Calvin Coolidge, 30th President of the USA .
The German Workers Party was founded in Munich. It was later renamed the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party)
Birth of Stephen Kleene, American mathematician who developed recursion theory, a key foundation of computer science
Panamas independence was recognised by Colombia
Death of Count Joseph Radetzky, Austrian field marshal, military reformer and national hero.
Edward the Confessor dies