Burgundians capture Joan of Arc and sell her to the English.
Henry VIII's marriage to Catherine of Aragon is declared null and void.
Benjamin Franklin announces his invention of bifocals.
Italy declares war on Austria-Hungary.
Gangsters Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow are killed by Texas Rangers.
Heinrich Himmler, the head of the Nazi Gestapo, commits suicide after being captured by Allied forces.
Israel announces the capture of Nazi Adolf Eichmann in Argentina.