Death of Kenichi Fukui, Japanese chemist and Nobel Prize winner .
Death of Tommy Handley, British radio comedian (ITMA)
Birth of Simone de Beauvoir, French writer .
Death of Abraham Goldfaden, Russian-born Jewish poet, playwright and actor.
Birth of Carrie Chapman Catt, American womens rights leader
Nelsons State Funeral
William Pitt introduces income tax
Battle of Flodden Field