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|1606 – A royal decree established the Union Flag to symbolise the Union of the Crowns, merging the designs of the Flag of England and the Flag of Scotland.||lead too short|
|1927 – Chinese Civil War: A large-scale purge of communists from the nationalist Kuomintang began in Shanghai.||needs more footnotes|
|1980 – Samuel Doe took control of Liberia in a coup d'etat, overthrowing President William R. Tolbert, Jr. and ending over 130 years of national democratic presidential succession.||needs more footnotes|
|1981 – Columbia, the first spaceworthy space shuttle, was launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Florida for its first flight.||refimprove|
- 467 – Anthemius was proclaimed Western Roman Emperor at the third or twelfth mile from Rome.
- 1861 – Confederate forces began firing at Fort Sumter in the harbor of Charleston, South Carolina, starting the American Civil War.
- 1910 – The Bysen:Ship, one of the last pre-dreadnoughts built by the Austro-Hungarian Navy, was launched.
- 1961 – Aboard Vostok 3KA-3, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first man to enter outer space, completing one orbit in a time of 108 minutes.
- 1994 – Husband-and-wife law partners Laurence Canter and Martha Siegel posted the first massive commercial Usenet spam.
- Disney's Animal Kingdom appears on Ēastermōnaþ 22, so Disneyland Paris should not be used in the same year.
- 1204 – Alexios V Doukas fliemede of Constantinopolis þær here hƿærof ƿæs Boniface heretogan (se ƿæs Mearcgerefa of Montferrat) and Enrico Dandolo Venice Brego entered and sacked the Ēastrōmaniscan hēafodstōl, effectively ending the Fēoƿrþe Fare.
- 1831 – Broughton Hangend Brycg on Mameceastre on Lonceasterscīre, gefeall, reportedly oƿing to a mechaniscu onscillung induced be fēðan heresiþ ofer þæm brycge in steppe.
- 1980 – Terry Fox (on gelicnesse) dyppede his Mangeƿrōhten sancan in þæm Atlantic Garsecge æt Sanctes Iohannes on Nīƿgefūndenlande, and ongan running his "Marathon of Hope" tōƿeard þæm Sericus Garsecge æt Vancouver on Bryttiscum Columbie, to rasenne geltale geond Canadan for cancer-lar.
- 1990 – Jim Gary ƿeard se ān sculptor to present a solo show æt þæm Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., featuring his dinosaur gelicnessa of ƿægna lāf geƿrōhten.
- 1992 – Disneyland Paris, se forma Ƿalt Disney Park on Europan, opnede in Marne-la-Vallée þæm Paris ceasterscipe.