On this day:

1948: Indian territory of Himachal Pradesh created 1935 The Eastman Kodak Company launches Kodachrome

1989: A small group of students initiates pro-democracy protest on Tiananmen Square in Beijing

1994: The World Trade Organization is founded

Born on this day:

1452: Leonardo da Vinci, Italian painter, sculptor, architect

Gone on this day:

1865: Abraham Lincoln, American lawyer, politician,16th President of the United States