1971: The China becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.
1944: Liberation of Strasbourg. Leclerc fulfills his promise made to Koufra to fly the tricolor flag over the city.
1924: The remains of Jean Jaurès are transferred to the Panthéon.
1407: Beginning of the civil war between Armagnacs and Burgundians following the assassination of Louis d'Orléans by his rival Jean sans Peur.