1787 – The Constitution of the United States was completed and signed by a majority of delegates attending the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia.
1953 – 1st successful separation of Siamese twins.
1954 – “Lord of the Flies” by William Golding is published by Faber and Faber in London.
1963 – Steven Dye from Scarlet Party and The Alan Parsons Project is born.
1978 – Anwar Sadat Menachem Begin and Jimmy Carter sign the Camp David Accords, frameworks for peace in the Middle East between Egypt and Israel.
1987 – Pope John Paul II arrives in San Francisco and meets with patients suffering from AIDS.
1991 – North Korea and South Korea admitted to the United Nations.
Via On This Day, Britannica Encyclopedia