An unemployed worker, Neils B. Ruud, in Madison, Wisconsin, in 1936 received the first unemployment benefit check paid under a State law, for $15.
The Radcliffe Line, the border between Union of India and Dominion of Pakistan is revealed in 1947.
In 1950, Indonesia gains independence from the Netherlands.
NASA satellite Pioneer 7 in 1966 is launched into solar orbit.
Rajiv Gandhi in 1985 announced Punjab state elections in India.
The National Assembly of Serbia unanimously adopted new state symbols for Serbia in 2004: Boze Pravde becomes the new anthem and the coat of arms is adopted for the whole country.
2015 World's first flower could be underwater plant Montsechia Vidalii claim US botanists in 2015. (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences).
The collision of two neutron stars witnessed for the first time in 2017 first picked up by US-based Laser Interferometer Gravitational-Wave Observatory (Ligo).