Joan of Arc, taken prisoner by the Burgundians in May, is handed over to Pierre Cauchon, the bishop of Beauvais.
Hungarians defeat the Ottomans at the Battle of Belgrade, in present-day Yugoslavia.
The Sedition Act is passed by the U.S. Congress.
At Harrisburg, Mississippi, Federal troops under General Andrew Jackson Smith repulse an attack by General Nathan Bedford Forrest.
Nazi Germany promulgates the Law for the Protection of Hereditary Health--the beginning of the Euthanasia program.
Vichy French Foreign Legionaries sign an armistice in Damascus, allowing them to join the Free French Foreign Legion.
The George Washington Carver National Monument in Joplin, Missouri becomes the first national park honoring an African American.