American grunge rocker Kurt Cobain, leader of the band Nirvana, died by suicide at the age of 27..
After serving for only one month, William Henry Harrison became the first U.S. president to die in office; he was succeeded by Vice President John Tyler.
For the first time in recorded history, Niagara Falls stopped flowing. An ice jam in the Niagara River above the rim of the falls caused the water to stop..
The North America Act was passed by the British parliament, creating the dominion of Canada..
The Dow Jones industrial average closed above 10,000 for the first time, at 10,006.78..
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What do you call an alligator detective?
An investi-gator .
Why did the scarecrow win an award?
Because he was outstanding in his field .
What did the policeman say to his bellybutton?
You’re under a vest .
Why can’t your nose be 12 inches long?
Because then it would be a foot .