|2010||Two female suicide bombers hit the Moscow Metro system at the peak of the morning rush hour, killing 40.
|2008||Thirty-five countries and over 370 cities join Earth Hour for the first time.|
|2004||Bulgaria, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Romania, Slovakia and Slovenia join NATO as full members.|
|2004||The Republic of Ireland becomes the first country in the world to ban smoking in all work places, including bars and restaurants.
|1999||The Dow Jones Industrial Average closes above the 10,000 mark (10,006.78) for the first time, during the height of the internet boom. |
|1993||Catherine Callbeck becomes premier of Prince Edward Island and the first woman to be elected in a general election as premier of a Canadian province.|
|1987||WrestleMania III sets a world indoor attendance record at the Pontiac Silverdome with 93,173 fans.|
|1982||The Telegu Desam Party (India's regional political party) was established by N. T. Rama Rao.|
|1974||NASA's Mariner 10 becomes the first spaceprobe to fly by Mercury. It was launched on November 3, 1973.|
|1973||Vietnam War: The last United States combat soldiers leave South Vietnam.|