Pocahontas marries English colonist John Rolfe.
George Washington casts the first presidential veto.
The Japanese Army reaches Yalu River as Russians retreat.
Mahatma Gandhi defies British law by making salt in India instead of buying it from the British.
German commandos secure docks along the Danube River in preparation for Germany's invasion of the Balkans.
The British 8th Army attacks the next blocking position of the retreating Axis forces at Wadi Akarit.
Winston Churchill resigns as British prime minister.