In Switzerland, Ulrich Zwingli publishes his 67 Articles, the first manifesto of the Zurich Reformation which attacks the authority of the Pope.
William Pitt becomes the youngest Prime Minister of England at age 24.
New Mexico Governor Charles Bent is slain by Pueblo Indians in Taos.
Georgia secedes from the Union.
The magazine "L'Auto" announces the new Tour de France.
The first German air raids on Great Britain inflict minor casualties.
The French announce the invention of a new gun that has a firing range of 56 miles.
The Wickersham Committee issues a report asking for revisions in the dry law, but no repeal.
In the Soviet Union, the People's Commissars Council is formed under Molotov.
Howard Hughes flies from Los Angeles to New York in seven hours and 22 minutes.
The Red Army captures Lodz, Krakow, and Tarnow.
The French open a drive on Hue, Indochina.
The Chiang Government moves the capital of China to Canton.
Communist Chinese leader Mao recognizes the Republic of Vietnam.
Cambodia charges that the United States and South Vietnam have crossed the border and killed three Cambodians.
The United States and Iran sign an accord on a hostage release in Algiers.
The New Catholic code expands women's rights in the Church.