1914- Gandhi's first civil disobedience arrest, advocating Indian rights in South Africa.
1946-Operation Crossroads, first postwar U.S. atom bomb test, begins in South Pacific.
1948- Southpaw Bob Feller pitches a no-hitter.
1951- NAACP begins attack on segregation and racial discrimination
1960- Congo becomes independent from Belguim
1962- Rwanda and Burundi become independent.
Southpaw Sandy Koufax pitches no-hitter.
1966- Beatles begin tour of Japan.
1971- Ohio becomes 38th state to ratify 26th amendment, thus lowering
U.S. voting age to 18.