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Walter RaleighMar 25, 1584

John Quincy AdamsMay 19, 1828

Charles DarwinMay 12, 1835

Frederick DouglassDec 3, 1847

Stonewall JacksonJan 3, 1862

Robert E. LeeJun 2, 1862

William T. ShermanApr 18, 1865

Orville WrightOct 24, 1911

BradmanJul 4, 1932

RommelDec 17, 1941

Ho Chi MinhMar 2, 1946

Harry TrumanJun 27, 1950

Billy CunninghamFeb 16, 1963

Reggie JacksonJun 5, 1974

Mike BossyNov 11, 1980

ReaganDec 30, 1988

Dino CiccarelliMar 7, 1989

Bill ClintonNov 29, 1995

Monica LewinskyNov 16, 1998

Kim Jong-ilJun 13, 2000

George W. BushJan 29, 2002

Christopher ColumbusMay 13, 2014

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North - Historical Events
Date Event
480

Greco-Persian Wars: Battle of Artemisium - Persian naval victory over the Greeks in an engagement fought near promontory on the north coast of Euboea. Greek fleet holds its own against the Persians in three days of fighting but withdraws upon news of the defeat at Thermopylae.

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69-04-15

Battle at Bedriacum, North-Italy

180-07-17

6 inhabitants of Scillium in North Africa are executed for being Christians. Earliest record of Christianity in that part of the world.

439-10-19

The Vandals, led by King Gaiseric, take Carthage in North Africa.

533-09-13

General Belisarius of the Byzantine Empire defeats Gelimer and the Vandals at the Battle of Ad Decimium, near Carthage, North Africa.

711-07-09

Berbers under Tarik-ibn Ziyad occupies North Spain

1000-10-09

Leif Ericson discovers "Vinland" (possibly L'Anse aux Meadows, Canada) reputedly becoming first European to reach North America

1158-11-11

Emperor Frederick I Barbarossa declares himself ruler of North Italy

1262-01-28

Flemish/Dutch coast ravaged by north westerly storm

1356-10-18

Basel earthquake, the most significant historic seismological event north of the Alps, destroyed the town of Basel, Switzerland.

1362-01-16

A great storm tide in the North Sea destroys the German island of Strand and the city of Rungholt.

1497-08-06

Italian explorer John Cabot returns to Bristol from North America (Newfoundland) - first European to do so since the Vikings

1527-08-03

First known letter was sent from North America by John Rut while at St. John's, Newfoundland.

1558-04-04

Tsar Ivan IV gives parts of North-Russia to fur traders

1562-04-30

1st French colonists in North America: Jean Ribault & colonists arrive in Florida

1570-11-01

All Saints Flood, tidal wave in the North Sea devastates the coast from Holland to Jutland; killing more than 1,000 people.

1578-06-11

England grants Sir Humphrey Gilbert a patent to explore & colonize North America

1583-08-05

Humphrey Gilbert claims Newfoundland for the British crown - first English colony in North America and the beginning of the British Empire

1584-03-25

Sir Walter Raleigh renews Humphrey Gilbert's patent to explore North America

1620-06-03

Construction of the oldest stone church in French North America, Notre-Dame-des-Anges, begins at Quebec City, Quebec, Canada.

1634-10-11

the Burchardi flood — "the second Grote Mandrenke" killed around 15,000 men in North Friesland, Denmark and Germany.

1634-10-19

Beach Island in North Sea destroyed by a heavy storm flood

1644-07-02

Battle of Marston Moor, North Yorkshire: Parliamentary forces under Lords Fairfax and Manchester defeat royalists led by Prince Rupert

1648-10-18

1st labor organization forms in North American colonies (Boston Shoemakers)

1652-06-27

New Amsterdam (now New York City) enacts first speed limit law in North America

1653-06-12

- 13] First Anglo-Dutch War: Battle of the Gabbard/ Battle at North Foreland, English fleet beats the Dutch

1656-10-02

British north American colony of Connecticut passes law against Quakers

1665-08-27

"Ye Bare & Ye Cubb" is first play performed in North America (Acomac, Va)

1667-08-27

Earliest recorded hurricane in North America (Jamestown Virginia)

1693-02-08

William & Mary college is chartered in the Dominion and Colony of Virginia (2nd in North America)

1700-01-26

The magnitude 9 Cascadia Earthquake took place off the west coast of the North America, as evidenced by Japanese records.

1701-08-02

Great Peace of Montreal signed between New France and North American Indian nations at urging of Huron chief Kondiaronk

1716-09-06

1st lighthouse built in north America (Boston)

1719-12-11

1st recorded display of Aurora Borealis in north American colonies (New England)

1721-08-30

Russian/Swedish Peace of Nystad, ends North Sea War

1722-01-24

Edward Wigglesworth appointed 1st north American divinity professor (Harvard)

1729-07-25

North Carolina becomes a royal colony

1732-11-14

First professional librarian in north America, Louis Timothee, hired in Philadelphia

1738-07-20

North America: French explorer Pierre Gaultier de Varennes et de la Vérendrye reaches the western shore of Lake Michigan.

1748-03-19

Naturalization Act passes granting Jews right to colonize north American colonies

1748-08-26

The first Lutheran denomination in North America, the Pennsylvania Ministerium, is founded in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

1760-10-23

First Jewish prayer books printed in North America

1761-05-22

1st life insurance policy in North America issued in Philadelphia

1763-10-07

George III of Great Britain issues Proclamation of 1763, closing lands in North America north & west of Alleghenies to white settlement

1768-05-10

John Wilkes is imprisoned for writing an article for The North Briton severely criticizing King George III. This action provokes rioting in London.

1768-10-30

First Methodist church in North American colonies initiated (Wesley Chapel, NYC)

1771-05-16

The Battle of Alamance, a pre-American Revolutionary War battle between local militia and a group of rebels called "The Regulators", occurs in present-day Alamance County, North Carolina.

1774-05-20

Britain gives Quebec, Labrador & territory north of Ohio

1775-03-06

1st Negro Mason in north America initiated, Boston

1776-04-12

Halifax resolution for independence adopted by North Carolina

1776-07-01

1st vote on Declaration of Independence for Britain's North American colonies

1780-04-16

The University of Münster in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany is founded.

1781-05-26

Bank of North America incorporates in Philadelphia

1781-12-31

Bank of North America, 1st US bank opens

1782-01-07

1st US commercial bank, Bank of North America, opens in Philadelphia

1789-11-21

North Carolina ratifies constitution, becomes 12th US state

1795-02-13

1st state university in US opens, University of North Carolina

1799-08-27

British invasion army lands in North-Holland

1811-02-02

Russian settlers establish Ft Ross trading post, north of SF

1813-10-23

The Pacific Fur Company trading post in Astoria, Oregon is turned over to the rival British North West Company (the fur trade in the Pacific Northwest was dominated for the next three decades by the United Kingdom).

1814-09-12

Battle of North Point fought near Baltimore during War of 1812

1816-06-19

Battle of Seven Oaks between North West Company and Hudson's Bay Company, near Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

1817-07-04

Chief Engineer James Geddes begins construction on the Erie Canal, one of the first great engineering works in North America

1823-11-12

Great North Holland Canal (Amsterdam) opens

1824-04-17

Russia abandons all North American claims south of 54° 40'N

1824-12-16

Great North Holland Canal opens

1825-02-03

Dutch North Sea coast floods

1825-06-22

British Parliament abolishes feudalism and the seigneurial system in British North America.

1826-01-30

The Menai Suspension Bridge, considered the world's first modern suspension bridge, connecting the Isle of Anglesey to the north West coast of Wales is opened.

1828-05-19

U.S. President John Quincy Adams signs the Tariff of 1828/Tariff of Abominations into law to protect industry in the North

1831-07-01

Admiral James C Ross reaches magnetic North Pole

1835-05-12

Charles Darwin visits copper mines in North Chile

1840-05-21

Captain William Hobson proclaims British sovereignty over New Zealand; the North Island by treaty and the South Island by 'discovery'

1844-06-22

Influential North American fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon is founded at Yale University.

1847-12-03

Frederick Douglass publishes 1st issue of his newspaper "North Star"

1850-07-15

John Wisden bowls all 10 South batsmen, North v South at Lord's

1851-12-09

1st Young Men's Christian Association in North America (Montreal)

1852-09-11

Olympia Columbian is 1st newspaper published north of Columbia R

1853-07-18

Completion of Grand Trunk Line, trains begin running over 1st North American railroad between Portland, Maine & Montreal

1854-05-30

Kansas-Nebraska Act repealed Missouri Compromise opens north slavery

1858-06-29

Treaty of Algun, China cedes north bank of Amur River to Russia

1859-04-27

"Pomona" sinks in North Atlantic drowning all 400 aboard

1859-10-26

The Royal Charter is wrecked on the coast of Anglesey, north Wales with 459 dead.

1859-11-01

The current Cape Lookout, North Carolina, lighthouse was lit for the first time. Its first-order Fresnel lens can be seen for about 19 miles (30 kilometers), in good conditions.

1861-05-03

Gen Winfield Scott presents his Anaconda Plan for the North against the South in American Civil War

1861-05-20

North Carolina becomes 11th & last state to secede from Union

1861-08-29

American Civil War: US Navy squadron captures forts at Hatteras Inlet, North Carolina.

1862-01-03

Romney Campaign-Stonewall Jackson moves north from Winchester

1862-06-02

Robert E. Lee takes command of Confederate armies of North Virgin during US Civil War

1862-09-04

General Lee invades North with 50,000 Confederate troops

1862-09-04

North Beach & Mission Railway Company organized in San Francisco

1863-05-02

South defeats North in Battle of Chancellorsville, Va

1863-07-23

Alexandra Park opens in North London

1864-05-23

Battle of North Anna, Va, 1st of 3 days of fighting

1865-04-18

Confederate Gen Johnson surrendered to General William T. Sherman in North Carolina

1865-05-05

1st US train robbery (North Bend Ohio)

1865-11-26

Battle of Papudo: The Spanish navy engages a combined Peruvian-Chilean fleet north of Valparaiso, Chile.

1867-03-08

The British North America Act is passed in the House of Commons, and would serve as a constitution for Canada for the next 100 years

1867-03-29

British North America Act (Canadian constitution) passes

1869-04-12

North Carolina legislature passes anti-Klan Law

1870-10-19

British steamship SS Cambria wrecked off the north-west of Ireland with the loss of 178 lives

1873-05-23

Canada's North West Mounted Police Force forms

1874-07-04

Social Democratic Workmen's Party of North America formed

1874-07-08

The Mounties (North West Mounted Police) begin their March West from Fort Dufferin

1876-11-01

King Willem III opens North Sea Canal (Amsterdam-IJmuiden)

1877-12-26

Socialist Labor Party of North America holds 1st natl convention

1879-02-12

1st artificial ice rink in North America (Madison Sq Garden, NYC)

1879-09-05

George Washington De Long, American Arctic Explorer, and commander on board the Jeannette, becomes trapped with his crew in pack ice during his attempt to reach the North Pole

1879-12-28

North British Railway's train falls as Tay bridge collapses (Scot)

1883-07-04

Buffalo Bill Cody presents 1st wild west show, North Platte, Nebr

1885-07-02

Canada's North-west Insurrection ends with surrender of Big Bear

1886-07-10

Eruption of Tarawera volcano destroys famous pink & white calcium carbonate hot-spring terraces (North Island, New Zealand)

1887-03-07

North Carolina State University is founded by the North Carolina General Assembly.

1889-11-02

North Dakota becomes 39th & South Dakota becomes 40th state in the United States

1895-01-30

SS Elbe sinks after collision in North Sea, 332 killed

1895-10-05

The first individual time trial for racing cyclists is held on a 50-mile course north of London.

1897-07-11

Solomon Andree leaves Spitsbergen by balloon towards North Pole

1897-08-31

General Kitchener occupies Berber, North of Khartoum

1897-09-01

The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground rapid transit system in North America.

1899-03-04

Cyclone Mahina sweeps in north of Cooktown, Queensland, with a 12 m wave that reaches up to 5 km inland - over 300 dead.

1903-03-03

North Carolina becomes 1st state requiring registration of nurses

1908-04-21

Frederick A Cook claims to reach North Pole (He didn't)

1908-04-23

Denmark, Germany, Britain, France, Netherlands & Sweden sign North Sea accord

1908-07-06

Robert Peary's expedition sails from NYC for north pole

1908-08-07

The first train to travel the length of New Zealand's North Island 'main trunk line', leaves Wellington

1909-04-06

North Pole reached by Americans Robert Peary & Matthew Henson

1909-09-06

Word received that Admiral Peary discovers North Pole 5 months earlier

1909-12-21

U of Coopenhagen rejects Cook's claim that he was 1st to North Pole

1910-04-03

Highest mountain in North America, Alaska's Mt McKinley climbed

1911-03-18

North Dakota enacts a hail insurance law

1911-07-10

105°F (41°C) at North Bridgton, Maine (state record)

1911-10-24

Orville Wright remained in the air 9 minutes and 45 seconds in a glider at Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina setting a new world record that stood for 10 years.

1911-11-05

Italy attacks Turkish North-Africa (Libya), takes Tripoli & Cyrenaica

1911-11-11

Russia issues an ultimatum to Persia and follows it with an invasion of North Persia to impose political control

1912-05-01

Amsterdam-North soccer team DWV forms

1912-07-22

In the face of ever-increasing German naval power, the British Admiralty decides to recall British warships from the Mediterranean and base them in the North Sea

1913-04-22

Montenegro troops march into Skoetari, North-Albania

1913-05-06

King Nikita I of Montenegro vacates Skoetari, North-Albania

1914-08-03

French fleet sails to North Africa

1914-11-02

Great Britain declares the entire North Sea a military area: neutral ships will transit it at their own risk

1914-12-15

British fleet forfeits chance to destroy German fleet in North Sea

1915-03-27

Typhoid Mary [Mary Mallon] is arrested and returned to quarantine on North Brother Island, New York after spending five years evading health authorities and causing several further outbreaks of typhoid

1916-03-15

Dutch merchant ship Tubantia torpedoed by German submarine & sinks in North Sea

1918-06-26

The Australian steamer Wimmera is sunk by a mine laid north of Cape Maria van Diemen in 1917 by the German raider Wolf; 26 of its 151 passengers and crew were killed

1918-11-10

The Western Union Cable Office in North Sydney, NS received a top-secret coded message from Europe (that would be sent to Ottawa, ON and Washington, DC) that said on November 11, 1918 all fighting would cease on land, sea and in the air.

1922-05-10

The United States annexes the Kingman Reef in n the North Pacific Ocean

1924-11-10

Dion O'Banion, leader of the North Side Gang is assassinated in his flower shop by members of Johnny Torrio's gang, sparking the bloody gang war of the 1920s in Chicago.

1925-05-21

Roald Amundsun leaves Spitsbergen with 2 seaplanes to North Pole

1926-05-08

1st flight over North Pole (Bennett & Byrd)

1926-05-09

Richard Byrd & Floyd Bennett make 1st flight over North Pole

1926-05-12

Airship Norge is 1st vessel to fly over North Pole

1926-05-12

Umberto Nobile flies airship over North Pole

1928-05-24

Umberto Nobile flies airship over North Pole again

1930-04-29

North Sea floodgate at Ijmuiden (biggest in world) officially opens

1930-08-06

Remains of Solomon Andrees' balloon expedition to North Pole in 1897, found at Kvit oya Spitsbergen

1932-07-04

Bradman scores 260, a North American record, v Western Ontario

1933-01-03

Minnie D. Craig becomes the first female elected as Speaker of the North Dakota House of Representatives, the first female to hold a Speaker position anywhere in the United States.

1933-02-06

Highest recorded sea wave (not tsunami), 34 m, in North Pacific hurricane by USS Ramapo

1933-04-03

Then longest North American hockey game requires a 1:44:46 overtime as Maple Leaf Ken Doraty scores to beat Canadiens 1-0

1933-06-10

37th US Golf Open: Johnny Goodman shoots a 287 at North Shore Ill

1936-02-15

-60°F (-51°C), Parshall, North Dakota (state record)

1936-07-06

121°F (49°C), Steele, North Dakota (state record)

1938-02-19

Soviet arctic ice research station North Pole 1 evacuated, Denmark

1938-04-30

The first televised FA Cup Final takes place between Huddersfield Town and Preston North End.

1939-12-27

1st American skimobiles (North Conway, NH)

1940-12-07

North Africa: British counter offensive under general O'Connor

1940-12-09

British assault on Banghazi Libya: 1st major offensive in North Africa

1941-03-16

Blizzard hits North Dakota & Minnesota killing 60

1941-03-30

German counter offensive in North-Africa

1941-04-06

British general Gambier-Parry caught in North Africa

1941-04-07

British generals O'Connor & Neame captured in North Africa

1941-10-19

1st woman jockey in North America, Anna Lee Wiley in Mexico

1941-11-18

British troops open attack on Tobruk, North Africa

1941-11-26

General Alan Cunningham relieved of command of British 8th Army in North Africa

1941-12-15

North Africa: allied assault up Italians Gazala-posing

1941-12-17

German troops led by Rommel begin retreating in North Africa

1942-01-01

Rose Bowl football match played in North Carolina due to Japanese threat - Oregon State 20, Duke University 16

1942-01-05

55 German tanks reach North-Africa

1942-01-10

Japan invades North-Celebes, Neth Indies

1942-03-11

Japanese troop land on North Sumatra

1942-03-26

German offensive in North Africa under General Erwin Rommel

1942-06-05

British offensive in North Africa under General Ritchie

1942-06-11

German army defeated at El-Alamein North Africa

1942-06-20

German troops conquer Tobruk, North Africa

1942-06-21

Rommel takes Tobruk in North Africa

1942-08-14

Dwight D Eisenhower named commander for invasion of North Africa

1942-10-25

Field Marshal Rommel back in North-Africa

1942-11-08

Operation Torch; began as US and British forces under Eisenhower land in French North Africa

1942-12-10

North Africa: 5th German panzer army forms under col-gen von Arnim

1943-01-03

Canadian Army troops arrive in North Africa

1943-02-10

British 8th Army sweeps through North Africa to Tunisia

1943-02-16

Withdrawing Afrika Korps reaches Mareth-line in North-Africa

1943-02-26

German assault moves to Beja North Tunisia

1943-03-06

Battle at Medenine, North-Africa: Rommels assault attack

1943-04-12

Allies conquer Soussa, North-Africa

1943-04-22

German counter attack in North-Tunisia

1943-04-28

German-Italian counter offensive in North-Africa

1943-04-28

US 34th Division occupies Djebel el Hara North Tunisia

1943-04-29

US 34th Division occupies Hill 609, North Tunisia

1943-05-12

Axis forces in North Africa surrender

1943-05-12

German troops in Tunisia North Africa surrender

1943-05-26

Premier Churchill & General Marshall fly from US to North Africa

1943-06-29

Germany begins withdrawing U-boats from North Atlantic in anticipation of the Allied invasion of Europe

1943-07-23

US 45th Infantry division occupies north coast of Termini

1943-08-08

US amphibians land at St Agata on North coast of Sicily

1943-08-11

US amphibians land at Brolo on north coast of Sicily

1943-11-03

P-47D Thunderbolt shot down above North Holland

1944-01-01

Army defeats Navy 10-7 in football "Arab Bowl," Oran, North Africa

1944-03-04

Anti-Germany strikes in North Italy

1944-08-15

Allied air raid on train in North Netherlands, 32 killed

1944-10-22

Kurita's vice-admiral fleet leaves North-Borneo

1944-11-05

German troops blow-up Heusden North Brabant city hall, 134 die

1945-03-17

Allied ships bomb North-Sumatra

1945-05-23

German island of Helgoland in North Sea surrenders to British

1945-06-09

-10] Australian troops lands in Brunei Bay North-Borneo

1945-06-29

20.6 cm rainfall at Litchville North Dakota (state record)

1945-08-08

USSR establishes a communist government in North Korea

1946-02-05

The Chondoist Chongu Party is founded in North Korea.

1946-03-02

Ho Chi Minh elected president of North Vietnam

1946-07-15

British North Borneo Co transfers rights to British crown

1947-02-03

-81°F (-63°C), Snag Yukon (North American record)

1948-03-27

The Second Congress of the Workers' Party of North Korea is convened.

1948-05-01

North Korea proclaims itself People's Democratic Republic of Korea

1948-05-14

Jordan's Arab League captures Atarot, north of Jerusalem

1948-09-01

Communist form North China People's Republic

1949-03-18

NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Org) ratified

1949-04-03

North Atlantic Treaty signed by US, Britain, France & Canada

1949-04-04

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) treaty signed (Wash DC)

1949-07-21

Senate ratifies North Atlantic Treaty by a vote of 82-13 (NATO)

1949-08-24

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) goes into effect

1949-09-17

North Atlantic Treaty Council meets for 1st time

1950-06-25

Korean conflict begins; North Korea invades South Korea

1950-06-25

UN member states begin using integrated forces against North Korea

1950-06-27

North Koreans troop reach Seoul, UN asks members to aid South Korea, Harry Truman orders Air Force & Navy into Korean conflict

1950-06-28

North Korean forces capture Seoul, South Korea in opening phase of the Korean War

1950-07-03

1st time US & North Korean forces clash in Korean War

1950-09-01

13 North Korean divisions open assault on UN lines

1950-09-15

UN lands at Inchon to drive North Korean troops out of the south

1950-10-01

South Korean troops cross the 38th parallel into North Korea

1950-10-19

UN forces entered Pyongyang, capital of North Korea

1950-11-04

US troops vacate Pyongyang North Korea

1950-11-06

Chinese offensive halts at Chongchon River, North Korea

1951-01-01

Massive Chinese/North Korean assault on UN-lines

1951-05-29

1st North Pole flight in single engine plane-CF Blair

1951-09-20

1st North Pole jet crossing

1951-11-04

9th Ryder Cup: US wins 9½-2½ at Pinehurst Resort (Pinehurst, North Carolina, US)

1952-03-01

Helgoland, in North Sea, returned to West Germany by Britain

1952-05-03

1st landing by an airplane at geographic North Pole

1952-05-28

Memphis Kiddie Park opens in Brooklyn, Ohio. The park's Little Dipper roller coaster would become the oldest operating steel roller coaster in North America.

1952-11-19

North American F-86 Sabre sets world aircraft speed record, 1124 KPH

1953-07-27

North Korea & UN sign armistice

1953-07-29

US bombers shot down at north of Wladiwostok

1953-08-23

Dutch DC-6 crashes near Ymuiden in North Sea, 21 die

1954-07-20

Armistice for Indo-China signed, Vietnam separates into North & South

1954-07-21

At Geneva, France agrees to independence of North & South Vietnam

1954-10-22

West Germany joins North Atlantic Treaty Organization

1954-11-07

US spy plane shot down North of Japan

1954-11-15

1st regularly scheduled commercial flights over North Pole begins

1956-12-15

Emergency crisis in North Ireland proclaimed after IRA strikes

1957-08-01

US & Canada create North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

1957-09-17

The North East Humanists group is founded in Newcastle upon Tyne.

1958-05-19

US & Canada form North American Air Defense Command (NORAD)

1958-06-16

Government troops land on North-Celebes Indonesia

1958-08-01

US atomic sub USS Nautilus 1st begins transit of North Pole "operation Sunshine"

1958-08-03

USS Nautilus reaches North Pole, 1st submarine to achieve submarine transit of North Pole

1958-10-23

The Springhill Mine Bump - An underground earthquake traps 174 miners in the No. 2 colliery at Springhill, Nova Scotia, the deepest coal mine in North America at the time. By November 1, rescuers from around the world had dug out 100 of the victims, marking the death toll at 74.

1958-12-02

KNOP TV channel 2 in North Platte, NB (NBC) begins broadcasting

1960-01-02

1st redshank old world shore bird reported in North America (Halifax)

1960-05-04

1st great Delta dam closes, North-South Beveland

1962-04-20

New Orleans Citizens Co gives free 1-way ride to blacks to move North

1962-09-27

Military uprising under Col Abdullah as-Sallal North Yemen

1962-10-08

North Korea reports 100% election turnout, miraculously 100% vote for the Workers' Party

1962-10-10

Indies assault up Chinese positions in North-India attack

1963-02-16

North Carolina forward Billy Cunningham grabs a record 27 rebounds in a game vs Clemson

1963-12-22

Cruise ship Lakonia burns 180 miles north of Madeira with the loss of 128 lives.

1964-07-30

US naval fire on Hon Ngu/Hon Mo, North Vietnam

1964-08-02

North Vietnam fires on a US destroyer in Gulf of Tonkin

1964-08-04

North Vietnam torpedos US ships Gulf of Tonkin

1964-08-05

US begins bombing North Vietnam

1964-09-21

The North American XB-70 Valkyrie, the world's first Mach 3 bomber, made its maiden flight from Palmdale, California.

1965-03-06

1st nonstop helicopter crossing of North America, JR Willford

1965-04-20

People's Republic China offers North Vietnam military aid

1965-06-17

1st bombing by B-52 (50 km north of Saigon)

1965-11-09

Hurricane hits north east US/Canada

1966-01-29

Snow storm in north east US kills 165

1966-03-04

North Sea Gas was 1st pumped ashore by BP

1966-03-10

North Vietnamese capture US Green Beret Camp at Ashau Valley

1966-04-12

1st B-52 bombing on North Vietnam

1966-05-30

300 US airplanes bomb North Vietnam

1966-06-29

US bombs fuel storage facilities near North Vietnamese cities

1966-09-12

KPNE TV channel 9 in North Platte, NB (PBS) begins broadcasting

1966-10-13

173 US aircraft bomb North Vietnam

1966-10-14

175 US airplanes bomb North Vietnam

1967-03-24

U of Mich holds 1st "Teach-in" after bombing of North Vietnam

1967-07-01

Canada celebrates the 100th anniversary of the British North America Act, 1867.

1967-08-26

Dutch 2nd Chamber demands US stop bombing North Vietnam

1967-09-08

The formal end of steam traction in the North East of England by British Railways.

1968-01-13

Minn North Stars center Bill Masterton fatally injured (dies on 15th)

1968-01-23

Spy ship USS Pueblo & 83-man crew seized in Sea of Japan by North Korea

1968-02-06

Dutch 2nd Chamber condemns US bombing of North Vietnam

1968-05-10

Vietnam peace talks began in Paris between the US & North Vietnam

1968-10-31

President Johnson orders a halt to all bombing of North Vietnam

1968-11-02

A banned march in Derry, North Ireland, by members of the Derry Citizen's Action Committee (DCAC) is joined by thousands; due to the number of people taking part, the Royal Ulster Constabulary are unable to prevent it

1968-11-08

Londonderry Corporation agreed to a Nationalist request to introduce a points system in the allocation of public sector housing, North Ireland

1968-11-09

Ian Paisley and Ronald Bunting led a Loyalist march to the Diamond area of Derry, North Ireland

1968-12-23

82 members of US intelligence ship Pueblo released by North Korea

1969-01-10

Sweden (1st Western country) recognizes North Vietnam

1969-01-25

US-North Vietnamese peace talks begin in Paris

1969-01-28

Barbara Jo Rubin becomes 1st woman jockey to win in North America

1969-04-15

North Korea shoots at US airplane above Japanese sea

1969-05-09

Following his release from prison Ian Paisley, North Ireland Loyalist holds a 'victory' meeting

1969-07-13

North Ireland loyalist Ian Paisley addresses a crowd at Loughgall, County Antrim, and is reported to have said: "I am anti-Roman Catholic, but God being my judge, I love the poor dupes who are ground down under that system."

1969-09-24

Ton Duc Thang elected president of North Vietnam

1969-10-15

Madison Square Garden TV Network begins (Rangers vs North Stars)

1970-03-06

A Catholic man is shot dead by British soldiers in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-03-29

Serious disturbances in Derry, North Ireland, following a march to commemoration the Easter Rising

1970-04-16

Protestant Unionist Ian Paisley wins seat formerly held by Terence O'Neill in the Stormont (North Ireland Parliament

1970-05-11

Henry Marrow is murdered in a violent racially-motivated crime in Oxford, North Carolina.

1970-05-23

A fire breaks out in the Britannia Bridge over the Menai Straits in north Wales contributing to its partial destruction and causing approximately £1,000,000 worth of fire damage.

1970-06-05

The Falls Road curfew in North Ireland, imposed by the British Army while searching for IRA weapons, is lifted after a march by women breaches the British Army cordon

1970-07-04

Chartered Dan-Air Comet crashes into mountains north of Barcelona, Spain killing 112 vacationing Britons

1970-07-04

The Falls Road curfew in North Ireland, imposed by the British Army while searching for IRA weapons, continues throughout the day; a man is killed by the British Army.

1970-07-23

A ban on parades and public processions until January 1971 is announced by the Stormont government (North Ireland Parliament)

1970-07-30

Riots hit Belfast, North Ireland

1970-08-26

Minister of Home Affairs Robert Porter resigns from the Stormont government (North Ireland parliament)

1970-09-30

A Protestant man is shot and killed by Loyalists in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-12-10

North American Soccer League awards NY & Toronto franchises

1970-12-23

A Protestant man is shot dead at his home in Belfast, North Ireland

1970-12-28

Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) adopts constitution

1971-01-23

Riots break out in the Shankill Road area of Belfast, North Ireland

1971-02-15

A British soldier dies 7 days after being mortally wounded in an Irish Republican Army attack in North Ireland

1971-02-26

Two Royal Ulster Constabulary officers are shot and killed by the Irish Republican Army while on a mobile patrol in the Ardoyne area of Belfast, North Ireland

1971-04-05

Fran Phipps is 1st woman to reach North Pole

1971-06-08

North Vietnam demands US end aid to South Vietnam

1971-06-18

Social Democratic and Labour Party and Nationalist Members of Parliament refuse to attend the state opening of Stormont (North Ireland Parliament)

1971-07-16

The Social Democratic and Labour Party (SDLP) withdraw from Stormont (North Ireland Parliament) after no inquiry is announced into the shooting dead of Seamus Cusack and Desmond Beattie

1971-09-13

Two North Ireland Loyalists are mortally injured when the bomb they were preparing exploded prematurely in a house in Bann Street, Belfast

1971-10-11

Switzerland recognizes North Vietnam

1971-10-24

President of Sinn Féin Ruairi O'Brady, then (SF), address a SF Ard Fheis in Dublin, claiming that the North of Ireland must be made ungovernable as first step in achieving a united Ireland

1972-01-02

Anti-internment rally in Belfast, North Ireland

1972-01-17

Seven men who were held as internees escape from the prison ship HMS Maidstone in Belfast Lough, North Ireland

1972-01-21

Assam's North East Frontier Agency becomes Arunachal Pradesh terr

1972-03-30

North Vietnamese troops enter South Vietnam

1972-05-01

North Vietnamese troops occupy Quang Tri Activities Committee

1972-05-22

Over 400 women in Derry attack the offices of Official Sinn Féin in Derry, North Ireland, following the shooting of William Best by the Official Irish Republican Army

1972-06-06

US bombs Haiphong, North-Vietnam; 1000s killed

1972-06-26

IRA proclaims resistant in North-Ireland

1972-07-31

Claudy bombing: nine civilians were killed when three car bombs exploded in County Londonderry, North Ireland; no group has since claimed responsibility

1972-08-23

4 civilians and 1 British soldier are injured in separate overnight shooting incidents in North Ireland

1972-08-27

US bombs Haiphong, North Vietnam

1972-09-04

Thieves steal 18 paintings from the Montreal Museum of Fine Arts in what was at the time the largest art theft in North America.

1972-10-12

Mariner 9 takes pictures of Martian north pole

1972-10-14

North Irish Loyalist paramilitaries raid Headquarters of the 10 Ulster Defence Regiment in Belfast and stole rifles and ammunition

1972-12-18

US begins its heaviest bombing of North Vietnam

1972-12-20

Five civilians (four Catholics, one Protestant) killed in gun attack on the Top of the Hill Bar in Derry, North Ireland

1972-12-27

New North Korean constitution comes into effect

1972-12-28

Kim Il-song, becomes president of North Korea

1972-12-30

Pres Nixon halts bombing of North Vietnam & announces peace talks

1973-01-07

British Darts Organisation founded in North London

1973-01-08

Secret peace talks between US & North Vietnam resumed near Paris

1973-01-22

US, North & South Vietnam & Vietcong sign boundary accord

1973-01-27

US & North Vietnam's William Rogers & Nguyen Duy Trinh sign cease-fire, ending longest US war and miltary draft

1973-01-28

In the run up to the first anniversary of 'Bloody Sunday' there is serious rioting in Derry, North Ireland

1973-02-07

The United Loyalist Council hold a one-day strike to "re-establish some sort of Protestant or loyalist control over the affairs of the province"; loyalist paramilitaries forcibly tried to stop many people going to work and to close any businesses that had opened, North Ireland

1973-04-09

Netherlands recognizes North Vietnam

1973-04-12

France recognizes North Vietnam

1974-06-05

As' Reggie Jackson & Bill North engage in clubhouse fight at Detroit

1974-06-19

Yemen Arab Republic (North Yemen) suspends constitution

1975-04-02

Vietnam War: Thousands of civilian refugees flee from the Quang Ngai Province in front of advancing North Vietnamese troops.

1975-04-12

Six Catholic civilians are killed in a Ulster Volunteer Force gun and grenade attack on Strand Bar in Belfast, North Ireland

1975-04-29

Vietnam War: Operation Frequent Wind: The U.S. begins to evacuate US citizens from Saigon prior to an expected North Vietnamese takeover. U.S. involvement in the war comes to an end.

1975-06-11

1st oil pumped from North Sea oilfield

1975-08-11

US vetoes proposed admission of North & South Vietnam to UN

1975-10-04

A Cessna 310Q airplane crashes over Wilmington, North Carolina, killing the pilot and severely injuring several pro wrestlers affiliated with the NWA's Mid-Atlantic promotion. One of the survivors is the legendary Ric Flair.

1975-11-22

Drummuckavall Ambush: 3 British Army soldiers are killed and one captured when the Provisional Irish Republican Army attack a watchtower in South Armagh, North Ireland

1976-01-04

Reavey and O'Dowd killings: the Ulster Volunteer Force shoot dead 6 Catholic civilians in 2 co-ordinated attacks in County Armagh, North Ireland

1976-05-24

1st commercial SST flight to North America (Concorde to Wash DC)

1976-06-05

After a suspected republican bombing kills 2 Protestant civilians in a pub, the Ulster Volunteer Force kill 5 civilians in a gun and bomb attack at the Chlorane Bar, North Ireland

1976-07-02

Formal reunification of North & South Vietnam

1977-03-18

US restricts citizens from visiting Cuba, Vietnam, North Korea & Cambodia

1977-07-14

North Korea shoots down US helicopter, killing 3

1977-08-17

Russian nuclear sub "Artika" is 1st to North Pole

1977-08-28

NY Cosmos defeat Seattle Sounders, 2-1, at Civic Stadium in Portland Ore, winning their 2nd North American Soccer League championship

1978-05-01

Naomi Uemura became 1st to reach North Pole overland alone

1978-06-18

78th US Golf Open: Andy North shoots a 285 at Cherry Hill CC in Denver

1979-02-24

War between North & South Yemen begins

1980-02-16

Continuous traffic jam extends 176 km north of Lyons, France

1980-03-27

The Norwegian oil platform Alexander Kielland collapses in the North Sea, killing 123 of its crew of 212.

1980-05-21

"Star Wars Episode V - Empire Strikes Back" opens in cinemas in UK and North America

1980-11-11

Islanders' Mike Bossy scores 4 goals against North Stars

1981-03-30

43rd NCAA Men's Basketball Championship: Indiana beats North Carolina 63-50

1981-05-21

Stanley Cup: NY Islanders beat Minnesota North Stars, 4 games to 1

1981-08-04

Oliver North is assigned to White House duty

1982-01-22

75% of North America is covered by snow

1982-04-18

Canada Constitution Act replaces British North America Act

1982-11-11

30th time Islanders shut-out-2-0 vs North Stars

1982-11-23

NY Islanders & Minn North Stars play to an 8-8 tie

1983-08-21

110°F (43°C) at Fayetteville, North Carolina (state record)

1985-01-21

-34°F (-37°C), Mt Mitchell, North Carolina (state record)

1985-06-16

85th US Golf Open: Andy North shoots a 279 at Oakland Hills CC Mich

1986-01-22

Ghorbanifar 1st suggests diversion of cash to contras, says North

1986-05-01

Will Stegers expedition reaches North Pole

1986-11-25

Oliver North's sect, Fawn Hill, smuggles documents out of his office

1987-03-12

Federal judge dismisses lawsuits sought by Oliver North

1987-05-30

North American Philips Company unveils compact disc video

1987-06-08

Oliver North's secretary Fawn Hall tesifies at Iran-Contra hearing

1987-07-07

Lt Col Oliver North began public testimony at Iran-Contra hearing

1987-07-09

Colonel Oliver North admits to shredding Iran-Contra evidence

1987-07-14

Lt Col Oliver North concludes 6 days of Congressional testimony

1987-11-08

IRA bomb attack in Enniskillen, North Ireland, 11 killed

1988-03-16

Federal grand jury indicts North & Poindexter in Iran-Contra affair

1988-03-16

North Ireland Protestant fires on Catholic funeral, 3 killed

1988-03-19

2 British soldiers lynched in Belfast, North Ireland

1988-07-06

North Sea oil platform Piper Alpha explodes, 166 die

1988-11-25

Widespread earthquake hits North East US, Canada, no damage reported

1988-12-30

North subpoenas Reagan & Bush as defense witnesses for upcoming trial

1989-02-16

Egypt, Iraq, Jordan & North Yemen form common market

1989-03-07

Partial eclipse of the Sun (Hawaii, NW North America, Greenland)

1989-03-07

Dino Ciccarelli is traded by the Minnesota North Stars to the Washington Capitals

1989-04-14

In the Iran-Contra trial, Oliver North's case goes to the jury

1989-04-15

Then largest lottery in North America ($69M) drawn in Illinois

1990-05-22

North & South Yemen merge to form Republic of Yemen

1990-08-10

The Massacre of more than 127 Muslims in North East Sri Lanka by paramilitaries.

1991-01-20

Sudan's government imposes Islamic law nationwide, worsening the civil war between the country's Muslim north and Christian south.

1991-02-12

North & South Korea form a joint team for table tennis competition

1991-04-14

Chic Blackhawks becomes 1st NHL regular season champion in 20 years to lose in 1st round of the playoffs (To Minn North Stars)

1991-05-25

Stanley Cup: Pittsburgh Penguins beat Minn North Star, 4 games to 2

1991-09-17

UN admits Estonia, Latvia, Lithuiania, North & South Korea, Marshall Islands & Micronesia

1992-08-12

Canada, Mexico, and the United States announce completion of negotiations for the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA).

1992-09-25

Opening Main-Donau canal (North Sea-Black Sea)

1992-12-07

Galileo spacecraft passes North Pole of Moon (Peary Crater)

1993-03-13

Blizzard of '93 hits north-east US

1993-11-18

North-Siberia record cold for November (-55°C)

1994-01-01

North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) goes into effect

1994-04-22

Borge Ousland reaches North pole

1994-05-05

North-Yemen air force bombs Aden South Yemen

1994-05-29

Great iceball comet seen above North Sea

1994-06-02

Chinook helicopter crashes in North Scotland (29 killed)

1994-06-08

7.8 earthquake strikes North Bolivia

1994-07-02

US Air DC-9 crash in North Carolina, 37 killed

1994-07-07

North Yemenite troops occupy Aden

1994-10-21

North Korea signs pact to end their nuclear projects

1994-11-05

Yak-40 accident in north of Peru, 8 killed

1994-11-27

Fire in disco in Fuxin, North-China, 233 killed

1995-01-01

The Draupner wave in the North Sea in Norway is detected, confirming the existence of freak waves.

1995-02-27

Car bomb explodes in Zakho, North-Iraq (54-80 killed)

1995-03-08

-26°F (-32.2°C) in Bismarck, North Dakota

1995-04-02

North & Western Colorado begins using new area code 970

1995-09-24

Volcano Mount Ruapehu (North Island, NZ) erupts

1995-11-29

US President Bill Clinton lifts ban on exports of oil from the Alaskan North Slope; the ban was imposed after the oil embargo by Arab oil producers in 1973

1995-12-30

Carquest Bowl 6: North Carolina beats Arkansas, 20-10

1997-01-18

In north west Rwanda, Hutu militia members kill 3 Spanish aid workers, 3 soldiers and seriously wound one other.

1997-02-28

The North Hollywood shootout takes place.

1997-05-12

14 North Koreans defect to South Korea

1997-05-27

1st all female (20 British women) team reaches North Pole

1997-08-16

For only 2nd time Stanley Cup leaves North America (heads to Russia)

1997-10-04

The second largest cash robbery in U.S. history occurs at the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Loomis, Fargo and Company. An FBI investigation eventually results in 24 convictions and the recovery of approximately 95% of the $17.3 million in cash which had been taken.

1998-01-18

48th NHL All-Star Game: North America beats World 8-7 at Vancouver

1998-08-31

North Korea reportedly launches Kwangmyongsong, its first satellite.

1998-11-16

Monica Lewinsky signs a deal for the North American rights to a book about her affair with US President Clinton

1999-06-09

Kosovo War: the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia and North Atlantic Treaty Organization sign a peace treaty.

1999-08-11

Total solar eclipse in India-North -France (2m23s)

1999-11-15

Next transit of Mercury visible in North America

2000-06-13

President Kim Dae Jung of South Korea meets Kim Jong-il, leader of North Korea, for the beginning of the first ever inter-Korea summit, in the northern capital of Pyongyang.

2000-10-17

Train crash at Hatfield, north of London, leading to collapse of Railtrack.

2002-01-29

In his State of the Union Address, United States President George W. Bush describes "regimes that sponsor terror" as an Axis of Evil, in which he includes Iraq, Iran and North Korea.

2002-06-29

Naval clashes between South Korea and North Korea lead to the death of six South Korean sailors and sinking of a North Korean vessel.

2004-04-22

Two fuel trains collide in Ryongchon, North Korea, killing up to 150 people.

2004-05-24

North Korea bans mobile phones.

2004-09-01

The Beslan school hostage crisis begins when armed terrorists take hundreds of school children and adults hostage in the Russian town of Beslan in North Ossetia.

2004-10-02

American Samoa joins the North American Numbering Plan.

2005-02-16

2004-05 NHL season is canceled by league commissioner Gary Bettman. This was the first time that a North American professional sports league had to cancel a season due to a labor dispute

2005-03-03

Mayerthorpe Incident: James Roszko murders four Royal Canadian Mounted Police constables during a drug bust at his property in Rochfort Bridge, Alberta, then commits suicide. It is the deadliest peace-time incident for the RCMP since 1885 and the North-West Rebellion.

2005-09-08

Two EMERCOM Il-76 aircraft land at a disaster aid staging area at Little Rock Air Force Base; the first time Russia has flown such a mission to North America.

2005-12-30

Tropical Storm Zeta forms in the open Atlantic Ocean, tying the record for the latest tropical cyclone ever to form in the North Atlantic basin.

2006-03-22

BC Ferries' M/V Queen of the North runs aground on Gil Island British Columbia and sinks; 101 on board, 2 presumed deaths.

2006-04-22

Four Canadian soldiers are killed 75 kilometers north of Kandahar, Afghanistan by a roadside bomb planted by Taliban militants, the worst single day combat loss for the Canadian army since the Korean War.

2006-07-04

North Korea tests four short-range missiles, one medium-range missile, and a long-range Taepodong-2. The long-range Taepodong-2 reportedly fails in mid-air over the Sea of Japan/East Sea.

2006-07-05

North Korea missle tests: at least two short-range Nodong-2 missiles, one SCUD missile and one long-range Taepodong-2 missile.

2006-07-05

Emergency United Nations Security Council meeting at the U.N in New York City because of North Korean missile tests that day

2006-10-09

North Korea allegedly tests its first nuclear device.

2006-12-07

A tornado struck Kensal Green, North West London, seriously damaging around 150 properties.

2007-01-17

The Doomsday Clock is set to five minutes to midnight in response to North Korea nuclear testing.

2007-02-23

Japan launches its fourth spy satellite, stepping up its ability to monitor potential threats such as North Korea.

2007-05-17

Trains from North and South Korea cross the 38th Parallel in a test-run agreed by both governments. This is the first time that trains have crossed the Demilitarized Zone since 1953.

2007-10-02

President Roh Moo-hyun of South Korea walks across the Military Demarcation Line into North Korea on his way to the second Inter-Korean Summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong Il.

2007-11-29

A 7.4 magnitude earthquake occurs off the northern coast of Martinique. This affected the Eastern Caribbean as far north as Puerto Rico and as south as Trinidad.

2009-04-05

North Korea launches its controversial Kwangmyŏngsŏng-2 rocket. The satellite passed over mainland Japan, which prompted an immediate reaction from the United Nations Security Council, as well as participating states of Six-party talks

2009-05-25

North Korea allegedly tests its second nuclear device. Following the nuclear test, Pyongyang also conducted several missile tests bulding tensions in the international community.

2010-11-23

The Bombardment of Yeonpyeong occurs on Yeonpyeong Island, South Korea. The North Korean artillery attack kills 2 civilians and 2 South Korean marines.

2011-08-23

5.8 earthquake occurrs in Mineral, Virginia felt as far north as Ontario and as far south as Atlanta, Georgia

2012-02-20

South Korea angers North Korea as it proceeds with live fire drills in disputed Korean sea borders

2012-04-13

North Korean long range rocket testing ends in failure after the rocket broke up after launch

2012-07-18

Kim Jong-un is officially appointed Supreme Leader of North Korea and given the rank of Marshal in the Korean People's Army

2012-07-26

North Korea is hit by Tropical Storm Khanun, killing 88 people and leaving 60,000 people homeless

2012-07-29

Tropical Storm Khanun kills 88 people and leaves 60,000 homeless in North Korea

2012-08-25

39 people are killed and 80 are injured after a gas leak in North Venezuelan refinery

2012-09-01

US drone strike kills 5 people in North Waristan, Pakistan

2012-09-03

Typhoon Bolaven kills 48 people in North Korea

2013-02-12

North Korea confirms it has successfully tested a nuclear device that could be weaponized

2013-03-07

UN Security Council approves further North Korean sanctions for its nuclear testing

2013-03-08

North Korea terminates all peace pacts with South Korea

2013-03-11

North Korea cuts the phone line with South Korea, breaching the 1953 armistice

2013-03-13

North Korea shreds the Korean Armistice agreement

2013-03-24

17 soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber at a military checkpoint in North Waziristan, Pakistan

2013-03-29

UN regulation of international arms trade is blocked by North Korea, Iran, and Syria

2013-03-30

North Korea declares it is at a state of war with South Korea

2013-04-17

North Korea blocks a South Korean supply delegation from the Kaesong joint industrial zone

2013-05-02

60 miners are killed after a gold mine collapses in Jebel Amir, North Darfur, Sudan

2013-08-20

9 Islamist militants are killed by Russian police in North Caucasus

2014-05-13

Christopher Columbus's flagship, the Santa Maria, is discovered north off the coast of Haiti

2014-10-14

Richard Flanagan's novel The Narrow Road to the Deep North wins the 2014 Man Booker Prize

2014-11-11

The people of Catalonia in north-eastern Spain vote in a disputed and non-binding poll on independence

2015-12-16

North Korea sentences Canadian pastor Hyeon Soo Lim to life in prison

2016-01-05

North Korea says it successfully conducts hydrogen bomb test

2016-01-22

North Korea Says It's Holding US Student for 'Hostile Act'

2016-02-03

China Urges Restraint Over North Korea Rocket Launch

2016-02-03

South Korea Warns North Korea Not to Launch Satellite

2016-02-04

North Korea's Rocket Plans Seen as Disrespectful of China

2016-02-09

Japan's Parliament Condemns North Korea Rocket Launch

2016-02-10

North Korea's Rocket Launch Frays Ties Between South Korea and China

2016-02-10

Senate approves new North Korea sanctions

2016-02-11

North Korea army chief Ri Yong-gil said to be executed

2016-03-02

UN Security Council approves North Korea sanctions

2016-03-03

North Korea fires several short-range projectiles into sea - South Korea

2016-03-03

North Korean leader Kim Jong Un wants nukes ready to go

2016-03-04

North Korea leader orders military to be ready to use nuclear weapons at any time

2016-03-07

South Korea, US begin exercises as North Korea threatens attack

2016-03-08

South Korea announces unilateral sanctions on North Korea

2016-03-08

North Korea's Kim says country has miniaturised nuclear warhead

2016-03-09

US serves up Korean rocket salad in war drill response to North's nuclear threats

2016-03-09

North Korea fires two short-range missiles into sea - Yonhap

2016-03-10

South Korea considers approval of North Korea tuberculosis aid despite sanctions

2016-03-10

North Korean leader Kim orders more nuclear tests: KCNA

2016-03-12

North Korea Warns of Pre-emptive Strikes Against the South

2016-03-12

North Korea submarine 'missing' as US-South Korea drills continue

2016-03-13

Selection Sunday 2016: Kansas, North Carolina, Virginia and Oregon Are Top Seeds

2016-03-15

North Korean leader says will soon conduct nuclear, missile tests

2016-03-18

North Korea Fires Missile Into Sea, South Korea Says

2016-03-21

North Korea fires short-range projectiles into sea

2016-03-25

North Carolina Gay Bias Law Draws a Sharp Backlash

2016-04-01

North Korea Jamming GPS Signals Across Border, South Korea Says

2016-04-01

China's Xi urges implementation of UN resolutions on North Korea

2016-04-09

North Korea Says It Successfully Tested Missile Engine

2016-04-09

Springsteen cancels North Carolina concert over 'anti-gay' law

2016-04-13

In North Carolina and Mississippi, Backlash Grows Over Rights Law

2016-04-13

North Korea Threatens South Korea Over 13 Defectors

2016-04-16

Cirque du Soleil cancels North Carolina shows over transgender law

2016-04-18

South Korea Says North Is Preparing for 5th Nuclear Test

2016-04-24

North Korea says submarine ballistic missile test 'great success'

2016-04-24

France calls on EU to adopt new sanctions against North Korea

2016-04-24

North Korea 'will halt' nuclear tests if US stops S Korea exercises

2016-04-24

North Korea 'fires submarine-launched ballistic missile'

2016-04-27

North Korea to stage first party congress in nearly 40 years

2016-04-29

North Korea Sentences American to 10 Years for Spying, Reports Say

2016-04-29

Russia, China in Agreement on North Korea, South China Sea

2016-05-05

North Carolina transgender law violates civil rights law: US

2016-05-08

North Korea Claims Its Nuclear Arsenal Is Just a 'Deterrent'

2016-05-08

North Korea leader Kim says will not use nuclear arms unless threatened

2016-05-09

North Korea says to push nuclear programme, defying UN sanctions

2016-05-10

China's Xi congratulates North Korea's Kim on party promotion

2016-05-10

US Justice Department files complaint over North Carolina bathroom law

2016-05-10

State lawmakers file second lawsuit over North Carolina bathroom law

2016-05-31

South Korea Says North Korea Missile Launch Likely Failed

2016-06-01

North Korea's missile and nuclear projects unacceptable, Japan envoy says

2016-06-22

North Korea 'tests banned missiles'

2016-06-23

Kim Jong-un says North Korea missiles can reach US in Pacific

2016-07-30

North Carolina 'discriminatory' voter ID law overturned

2016-08-03

North Korea Fires Ballistic Missile Into Sea, South Korea Says

2016-08-24

North Korea Seeks UN Meeting on US-South Korea Exercises

2016-08-24

Japan, China, South Korea agree to urge North Korea to stop provocation

2016-08-24

North Korea fires submarine-launched ballistic missile towards Japan

2016-08-27

Federal Judge Curbs Enforcement of North Carolina Transgender Access Law

2016-08-30

North Korea Denounces UN Condemnation, Warns US of Action

2016-08-31

South Korea Says Top North Korean Official Executed

2016-09-05

North Korea fires three ballistic missiles, reports say

2016-09-09

North Korea confirms it has conducted fifth nuclear test

2016-09-10

With latest North Korea test, US again seeks elusive Chinese help

2016-09-10

UN Security Council strongly condemns North Korean nuclear test

2016-09-13

US flexes muscle at North Korea, flying bombers over South Korea: reports

2016-10-11

Obama declares major disaster in North Carolina from Hurricane Matthew

2016-10-14

Historic town swamped, 22 dead in North Carolina flooding

2016-10-15

North Carolina Democrats win extension of voter registration deadline

2016-10-17

North Carolina estimates $1.5 billion in hurricane damage to buildings

2016-11-29

North Dakota Governor orders evacuation of some pipeline site protesters

2016-12-22

North Carolina rebuffs transgender bathroom law repeal

2017-02-05

Avalanche Kills 13 People in Pakistan's North

2017-02-12

North Korea Launches Missile in First Test Since Trump Took Office

2017-02-12

Trump says US behind Japan '100 percent' after North Korea missile launch

2017-02-14

UN Security Council condemns North Korea missile launching

2017-02-18

North Korean man arrested over killing of Kim Jong-nam

2017-02-19

Malaysia searching for four North Korean suspects in Kim Jong Nam murder

2017-02-19

US pushes Beijing to keep up pressure on North Korea

2017-02-23

North Korea blames Malaysia for death of its citizen: KCNA

2017-02-24

North Korea Accuses China of 'Mean Behavior' After It Tightens Sanctions

2017-03-02

US, South Korea agree to strengthen cooperation on North Korea sanctions

2017-03-06

US detects North Korean missile launch, no threat to North America

2017-03-06

Japan says North Korean missiles landed as close as 300 km to Japan coast

2017-03-07

Malaysian PM Najib calls on North Korea to release all Malaysians

2017-03-07

North Korea bars Malaysians from leaving as murder row boils

2017-03-07

North Korea bans Malaysians from leaving country over Kim Jong Nam's death

2017-03-19

North Korea 'conducts high-thrust engine test'

2017-04-01

12-year-old North Carolina girl picks perfect NCAA Final Four bracket

2017-04-05

North Korea launches missile into Sea of Japan

2017-04-11

North Korea issues warning as US strike group heads to Korean Peninsula

2017-04-12

Japanese, US navies plan joint show of force toward North Korea

2017-04-14

Trump says North Korea problem 'will be taken care of'

2017-04-15

North Korea rolls out heavy artillery in giant military parade

2017-04-16

North Korean missile test fails, US and South Korea say

2017-04-17

US Vice President Pence visits DMZ amid high tensions with North Korea

2017-04-18

Pence reassures Japan of US resolve against North Korea

2017-04-18

Trump may have to be patient about North Korea

2017-04-19

North Korean mock-up birthday video shows missiles blowing up US

2017-04-20

China criticizes North Korea, praises US on nuclear issue

2017-04-20

Russia vetoes UN statement on North Korea's missile tests

2017-04-24

China's Xi urges restraint on North Korea issue on call with Trump

2017-04-24

North Korea detained a professor who is US citizen; at least 3rd American held

2017-04-27

South Korea, US warn of punishment for North Korea; US stresses sanctions

2017-05-01

Trump calls North Korean leader a 'pretty smart cookie'

2017-05-14

US military confirms North Korea fired missile

2017-06-08

North Korea fires suspected cruise missiles after US drills

2017-06-29

North Korea warns US it will keep building nuclear arsenal

2017-07-04

North Korea claims it tested first intercontinental missile

2017-07-06

China urges calm after US says ready to use force against North Korea

2017-07-29

China urges North Korea to stop acts that could worsen tensions

2017-07-29

South Korea to deploy more THAAD units after North Korea ICBM launch

2017-07-30

US flies bombers over Korean peninsula after North Korea missile test

2017-08-03

US bans travel to North Korea from September 1, says Americans should leave

2017-08-07

South Korea, US agree to pressure North Korea, China hopes for North-South talks

2017-08-07

China media stress limits to North Korea sanctions, slam US 'arrogance'

2017-08-09

North Korea threatens missile strike on Guam that will create an 'enveloping fire'

2017-08-14

Rescuers pull out 46 bodies after landslide hits north India

2017-08-15

North Korea maps out detailed plan for missile launches to sea off Guam

2017-08-15

Dozens rally in Guam for peace amid North Korea threats

2017-08-18

North Korea tells UN chief nuclear program not up for negotiation

2017-08-21

Next total solar eclipse visible from North America

2017-08-23

China July trade with North Korea slows from June as coal ban bites

2017-08-26

China bans new business with North Korea in line with sanctions

2017-08-26

North Korea launches 3 short-range ballistic missiles

2017-08-29

North Korea fires missile over Japan in aggressive test

2017-09-03

North Korea detonates its sixth and most powerful nuclear test yet

2017-09-07

South Korea deploys anti-missile system as US seeks tough North Korea sanctions

2017-09-08

Trump says hopes to avoid use of military action on North Korea

2017-09-14

North Korea threatens to 'sink' Japan, reduce US to 'ashes and darkness'

2017-09-20

Trump vows to 'totally destroy North Korea' at UN assembly

2017-09-23

China follows UN sanctions with bans, limits on fuel products to North Korea

2017-09-27

Trump says US 'totally prepared' for military option in North Korea

2017-10-09

North Korea's 'princess' now one of the secretive state's top policy makers

2017-10-17

North Korea says 'a nuclear war may break out any moment'

2017-11-29

North Korea says successfully launches new ICBM that can reach all of US

2017-12-04

South Korea, US kick off largest air exercise amid North Korean warnings

2017-12-21

South Korea fires warning shots after North soldier defects

2017-12-26

China halts oil product exports to North Korea in November as sanctions bite

2017-12-29

South Korea seizes HK-flagged vessel it says transferred oil to North Korea

2018-01-01

North Korea's Kim says US will never start war against North

2018-01-02

South Korea offers talks with defiant North ahead of Olympics

2018-01-03

North Korean leader orders border hotline with South Korea reopened on Wednesday

2018-01-05

North Korea accepts January 9 talks offer from South Korea

2018-01-09

North, South Korea to hold talks as Winter Olympics help break ice

2018-01-09

North Korea will send Olympic team to South as countries hold high-level talks

2018-01-10

Little damage as mag 7.6 quake hits in sea north of Honduras

2018-02-10

North Korea's Kim invites South Korean president for summit: South Korea

2018-02-23

South Korea says approved visit by sanctioned North Korean to pursue peace on peninsula

2018-02-26

South Korea says it hopes for constructive talks between US, North Korea

2018-03-04

South Korea to send high-level officials to North for talks

2018-03-07

North Korea open to abandoning its nuclear program, Seoul says

2018-03-09

Oil prices rise as US President Trump set to meet North Korea's Kim

2018-03-28

North Korea's Kim Jong Un visits China in 1st foreign trip as leader

2018-04-09

North Korea tells US that Kim Jong Un ready to discuss nukes

2018-04-21

North Korea says it will stop nuclear tests, abolish test site

2018-04-27

North Korea's Kim Jong Un crosses DMZ line for historic meeting with South Korea

2018-05-02

South Korea says it wants US troops to stay regardless of any treaty with North Korea

2018-05-16

North Korea threatens to cancel US summit

2018-05-24

China tells US 'now is the time' if it wants peace with North Korea

2018-06-13

North Korea state media says Trump agreed to lift sanctions against North

2018-06-14

US, South Korea, Japan vow to work on North Korean denuclearisation

2018-06-20

North Korea expected to return remains of up to 200 US service members lost in Korean War

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North - Notable Birthdays

Jeanne ManceNov 12, 1606

Benjamin HarrisonAug 20, 1833

Annie OakleyAug 13, 1860

Ho Chi MinhMay 19, 1890

Thomas WolfeOct 3, 1900

Ava GardnerDec 24, 1922

Floyd PattersonJan 4, 1935

Joe GibbsNov 25, 1940

Kim Jong-ilFeb 16, 1942

raymond floydSep 4, 1942

Little EvaJun 29, 1943

Dino CiccarelliFeb 8, 1960

Julianne MooreDec 3, 1960

James WorthyFeb 27, 1961

Michael HouserJan 6, 1962

Heidi KlumJun 1, 1973

North - Birthdays
Date Event
1606-11-12

Jeanne Mance, Langres, French Canadian settler (founded first hospital in North America)

1637-12-06

Sir Edmund Andros, English governor in North America (d. 1714)

1641-05-16

Dudley North, financier/economist

1704-07-15

August Gottlieb Spangenberg, founder of Moravian Church in North America

1725-03-24

Samuel Ashe, Governor of North Carolina (d. 1813)

1732-04-13

Frederick North, (C) British PM (1770-82)

1796-11-06

George Back, English sea officer/explorer (North Canada)

1809-03-13

Fredrik Pacius, Here, Beneath the North Star

1810-11-18

Asa Gray, Sauquoit NY, botanist (Flora of North America)

1833-08-20

Benjamin Harrison, North Bend Ohio, (R) 23rd Pres (1889-1893)

1856-05-06

Robert Edwin Peary, US, arctic explorer (North Pole-Apr 6 1909)

1859-07-30

Henry Louis Smith, Greensboro, North Carolina, American physicist who made the first X-ray photograph

1860-08-13

Annie Oakley [Phoebe Ann Moses], North Star Ohio, sharp shooter (Buffalo Bill's Wild West), (d. 1926)

1861-02-15

Alfred North Whitehead, Engl mathematician/philosopher (Adv of Ideas)

1862-04-03

Waldemar Maes, People of the North Sea

1863-01-16

Wilfrid North, Mrs. Dane's Danger

1865-06-10

Frederick A Cook, US, explorer (claimed falsely to be at North Pole)

1866-08-08

Matthew A Henson, 1st Black to reach North Pole (Jun 4 1909)

1868-04-05

Maurits Binger, A Carmen of the North

1873-10-19

Barton King, cricketer (North America's greatest all-rounder)

1873-12-27

Joseph North, The Fightin' Actor

1877-08-11

Adolph M. Christianson, justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court (d.1954)

1878-03-13

Lau Lauritzen, People of the North Sea

1881-04-17

Hugo Fischer, People of the North Sea

1881-08-07

Jean Darlan, At the Front in North Africa with the U.S. Army

1881-10-04

Otto Wille Kuusinen, Here, Beneath the North Star

1883-01-07

Andrew Cunningham, At the Front in North Africa with the U.S. Army

1884-02-02

Robert North, In Old California

1884-02-16

Robert Flaherty, Mich, father of documentary film (Nanook of North)

1884-02-16

Robert J. Flaherty, Nanook of the North

1884-05-05

Jack Walters, Headin' North

1884-06-21

Claude "Auk" Auchinleck, British fieldmarshal North-Africa

1885-04-04

Emil Henriks, People of the North Sea

1886-04-01

Alberto Vacarezza, North Wind

1886-06-20

William Van Vleck, Ranger of the North

1886-10-25

Leo G. Carroll, North by Northwest

1887-02-20

Chris Willow Bird, Where the North Begins

1887-08-29

Mrs. Wilfrid North, Meet John Doe

1889-04-06

Clyde North, Remote Control

1889-07-19

Walter L. Griffin, Nomads of the North

1890-01-14

Bert Mott, North by Northwest

1890-05-19

Ho Chi Minh [Nguyễn Sinh Cung], Nghệ An Province, French Indochina, Vetnamese communist revolutionary and President of North Vietnam (1946-69)

1890-05-19

Chi Minh Ho, North Vietnam

1891-01-04

Joseph O'Donnell, North of the Rio Grande

1891-02-26

Alan Bridge, PA, actor (North of Arizona, Badmen of the Hills)

1891-11-27

Bonnie Hill, The Frozen North

1891-12-25

Kenneth A N Anderson, British general (Dunkerk, North Africa)

1892-04-13

Michio Ito, Spawn of the North

1900-10-03

Thomas Wolfe, Asheville, North Carolina, American novelist (Look Homeward Angel)

1903-08-14

John Ringling North, circus director (Ringling Bros)

1903-08-14

John Ringling North, The Greatest Show on Earth

1904-01-18

Cary Grant, England, actor (Arsenic & Old Lace, North by Northwest)

1904-02-07

Howard Voss, North by Northwest

1904-04-24

Willem De Kooning, Rotterdam Netherland, artist (North Atlantic Light)

1904-11-25

Jessie Royce Landis, [Medbury], Chicago, actress (North by Northwest)

1905-12-08

Ernst Hermann Meyer, North Sea

1906-03-12

Harry Kress, North by Northwest

1906-11-04

Sterling North, So Dear to My Heart

1907-03-20

Henry Grace, North by Northwest

1907-08-19

Franklin Milton, North by Northwest

1907-11-02

Sydney Guilaroff, North by Northwest

1908-09-29

Greer Garson, North Ireland, actress (Pride & Prejudice, Chips)

1909-05-15

James Mason, North by Northwest

1909-11-12

Henry Ringling North, The Greatest Show on Earth

1909-11-19

Moses Josiah Madiba, Seshego, Pietersburg (now Polokwane) district, South African author and first African chancellor of the University of the North

1909-12-19

Urban Thielmann, North to Alaska

1910-01-12

Patsy Kelly, Bkln, actress (Rosemary's Baby, North Ave Irregulars)

1910-03-17

Patrick McVey, North by Northwest

1910-05-11

Howard Hohler, Emperor of the North

1910-07-15

Ken Lynch, North by Northwest

1910-12-04

Alex North, Chester Penn, composer (Spartacus, Viva Zapata)

1910-12-04

Alex North, Spartacus

1911-01-11

Irving Rubine, Twenty-Four Hours at North Fork

1911-02-08

Elizabeth Bishop, US poet (North & South)/Pulitzer Prize (1956)

1911-03-12

Edmund H. North, Patton

1911-07-04

Dwight Hauser, Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

1911-07-17

Robert Saunders, North by Northwest

1912-04-13

William Tuttle, North by Northwest

1912-04-15

Kim II Sung, Eternal President ("The Great Leader") of North Korea (1945-94)

1912-07-03

Edward Jones, North Ireland lord justice of appeals

1912-9-05

Peter Pohlenz, The North Star

1913-03-29

Joan Marlowe, Mr. and Mrs. North

1913-03-31

Etta Baker, Caldwell County North Carolina, American blues guitarist

1913-04-16

Les Tremayne, North by Northwest

1913-05-01

Ygnacio Sepulveda, Emperor of the North

1913-05-23

Dorothy Bradshaw, Death Goes North

1913-10-05

Lee LeBlanc, North by Northwest

1914-06-21

Charles K. Hagedon, North by Northwest

1914-10-13

Marion Meadows, Viking Visitors to North America

1914-12-03

Don Haldane, Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

1915-12-08

Ernest Lehman, North by Northwest

1916-02-14

Edward Platt, North by Northwest

1916-07-12

Gil North, The Village Constable

1916-10-03

Ted North, The Ox-Bow Incident

1916-11-24

Howard Cashion, North by Northwest

1917-01-01

Sherle North, An Angel Comes to Brooklyn

1917-01-28

William Walker, The North Star

1917-04-02

John Mulqueeney, Mr. North

1917-04-14

Valerie Hobson, North Ireland, actress (Great Expectations)

1917-04-30

Pentti Lähde, Here, Beneath the North Star

1917-08-06

Robert Mitchum, Bridgeport Ct, actor (Winds of War, North & South)

1917-10-10

Thelonious Monk, Rocky Mount North Carolina, American jazz pianist and composer

1919-01-23

Ernie Kovacs, North to Alaska

1919-05-22

Douglas Heyes, North and South

1919-12-08

Ensio Lumes, Here, Beneath the North Star

1920-01-17

Doreen North, The Red Shoes

1920-11-05

Douglass North, American economist, Nobel Prize laureate

1920-12-20

Väinö Linna, Here, Beneath the North Star

1920-12-23

Alan North, Guiding Light

1921-05-01

Stanley Hosgood, North West Frontier

1921-06-17

John North, Paper Lion

1921-10-18

Jesse Helms, (Sen-D/R-North Carolina, 1973- )

1921-9-14

Nora Thomas, Games of the North

1922-03-16

Harding Lemay, North Bangor NY, headwriter (Another World)

1922-03-21

Bob Coe, North by Northwest

1922-03-31

Patrick J G McGee, North Ireland, actor (Clockwork Orange)

1922-04-05

Tom Finney, Preston, Lancashire, English football player (Preston North End)

1922-08-09

Philip Larkin, Coventry England, writer (North Ship, Jill)

1922-11-15

Paul Acket, Dutch publisher/organizer (Music Express, North Sea Jazz)

1922-11-26

Adam Williams, North by Northwest

1922-12-24

Ava Gardner, Smithfield North Carolina, American actress (On the Beach, Night of the Iguana)

1923-02-15

Charles Scherza, Mr. North

1923-02-17

Hwang Jang-Yop, Inside North Korea

1923-04-11

Richard Ung, Spawn of the North

1923-06-18

Robert Ellenstein, North by Northwest

1923-10-07

Pamela Archer, North Hollywood Shoot Out

1924-05-12

Doris Singh, North by Northwest

1924-07-04

Eva Marie Saint, Newark NJ, actress (On the Waterfront, North by Northwest)

1924-07-04

Eva Marie Saint, North by Northwest

1924-11-02

John Edward Weems, Peary's Race for the North Pole

1924-11-07

Mel North, Spartacus

1925-03-31

Jean Coutu, Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

1925-04-06

Marcus Worsley, Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, (d. 2012)

1925-04-30

Johnny Horton, North to Alaska

1925-08-12

Albert Fay Hill, The North Avenue Irregulars

1925-11-24

Alun Owen, North Wales, writer (Hard Days Night)/actor (Servant)

1925-9-30

Tetsurô Hoshino, Tora-san Goes North

1926-01-26

Junji Chiba, Fist of the North Star

1926-04-06

Ian Paisley, North Ireland, clergyman/MP

1926-12-18

Peggy Cummins, North Wales, actress (Curse of the Demon)

1927-9-27

Josh Graves, Finding North

1929-03-06

Ho Dam, North Korean secretary of State (1970-83)

1929-07-05

Chikao Ohtsuka, Fist of the North Star

1929-12-02

Lowell North, Springfield Mass, yachtsman (Olympic-Gold-1968)

1930-01-16

Guil Fisher, South of No North

1930-02-06

Allan King, Silence of the North

1931-06-19

Risto Taulo, Here, Beneath the North Star

1931-11-03

Yon Hyong-muk, North Korean politician (d. 2005)

1932-01-17

Sheree North, The Shootist

1932-10-12

Ned Jarrett, Conover, North Carolina, American race car driver and announcer (50 Grand National victories)

1932-10-18

Neil North, Billy Elliot

1932-11-05

Arthur L Liman, NYC, trial lawyer (Oliver North)

1933-01-11

Susumu Takaku, Fist of the North Star

1933-01-17

Sheree North, [Dawn Bethel], LA, actress (Mary Tyler Moore Show)

1933-08-08

Jack North, Halloween 5

1933-09-01

Marshall Lytle, Old Fort, North Carolina, Hall of Fame rock bassist (Comets), (d. 2013)

1934-04-29

Mirja Traat, Here, Beneath the North Star

1934-08-04

Wally White, North Shore

1934-09-16

Eva Clayton, (Rep-D-North Carolina)

1935-01-04

Floyd Patterson, Waco North Carolina, heavyweight champ (1956-59, 1960-62) (Oly-gold-1952)

1935-08-27

Frank Yablans, NYC, writer (North Dallas Forty)

1936-01-25

Ron Chapman, North Dallas Forty

1936-11-01

Katsuhisa Hattori, Fist of the North Star

1937-07-22

Tommy Thompson, Far North

1937-9-16

Eero Keskitalo, Here, Beneath the North Star

1938-06-26

Gerald North, American climatologist

1938-07-03

Shin Geum Dan, North Korea, 400m/800m runner (1962 world record)

1938-07-05

Stanley Silverman, Nanook of the North

1938-07-28

Buddy Spicher, Finding North

1938-08-07

Zeme North, Zotz!

1939-02-10

Roberta Flack, Black Mountain North Carolina, US vocalist (If Ever I Saw Your Face)

1939-08-10

Charles Rose, (Rep-D-North Carolina, 1973- )

1940-04-01

Aarno Sulkanen, Here, Beneath the North Star

1940-08-17

David E Price, (Rep-D-North Carolina)

1940-11-25

Joe Gibbs, Mocksville North Carolina, American football coach (Washington Redskins)

1941-02-13

Bo Svenson, Goteborg Sweden, actor (North Dallas 40, Walking Tall)

1941-03-16

Roy North, The Basil Brush Show

1941-04-26

Birgit Hutter, North Face

1941-10-15

Ingemo Engström, Flight North

1942-01-21

Mac Davis, Lubbock, Texas, American country music singer-songwriter, actor (Mac Davis Show, North Dallas 40)

1942-02-01

Terry Jones, Colwyn Bay North Wales, comedian (Monty Python)

1942-02-16

Kim Jong-il, Supreme Leader of North Korea (1994-2011) [disputed birthdate, 1941]

1942-06-10

Gordon Burns, North West Tonight

1942-07-12

Richard Stoltzman, Nanook of the North

1942-08-23

Peter Gent, North Dallas Forty

1942-09-04

raymond floyd, Fort Bragg North Carolina, American golfer (four-time Major winner)

1942-9-29

Bill Nelson, The Last Frontier/North Korea/The Wrong Man

1943-06-16

Jukka Salomaa, Here, Beneath the North Star

1943-06-29

Little Eva (Eva Boyd), Belhaven, North Carolina, American pop singer (Locomotion)

1943-10-02

Henri Szeps, Travelling North

1943-10-07

Oliver L North, US colonel (Irangate)

1943-10-07

Oliver North, Post No Bills

1944-02-23

Dick Fuchs, The North Avenue Irregulars

1945-01-04

Vesa-Matti Loiri, Road North

1945-01-27

Mairead Corrigan-Maguire, North Irish peace activist (Nobel 1976)

1945-02-22

Oliver, North Wilkesboro, North Carolina, American pop singer (Good Morning Starshine, Jean)

1945-03-28

Pat Mooney, The North Remembers

1945-08-26

Melvin Watt, (Rep-D-North Carolina)

1946-03-21

Timothy Dalton, North Wales, actor (James Bond-Living Daylights)

1946-04-24

Virginia North, On Her Majesty's Secret Service

1946-06-03

Penelope Wilton [Penelope Alice], Scarborough, North Yorkshire, English actress (Cry Freedom, Norman Conquests)

1946-12-14

Jackie McCauley, North Ireland, rock pianist (Them Coleraine)

1946-9-18

Akira Kamiya, Fist of the North Star

1947-06-16

Leena Uotila, Road North

1947-06-16

Buronson, Fist of the North Star

1947-08-06

Pertti Mutanen, Under the North Star

1947-11-24

Dave Sinclair, English musician (Caravan, Hatfield and the North)

1948-02-12

Kurt Peterson, North Country

1948-03-12

Kent Conrad, (Sen-D North Dakota)

1948-05-15

Billy North, Game 4

1948-09-24

Gordon Clapp, North Conway NH, actor (Greg Medavoy-NYPD Blue)

1948-11-03

Michael Lloyd, The North Avenue Irregulars

1949-04-14

John Shea, North Conway NH, actor (Honeymoon, New Life, Lois & Clark)

1949-07-11

Noelle North, Carrie

1949-10-09

Martin Imhof, North Dallas Forty

1950-02-27

Sara Maitland, Far North

1950-03-23

Michael F. Easley, The 2005 North Carolina Inaugural Gala

1950-04-22

Lewis Biggs, curator (Tate Gallery-North Liverpool)

1950-05-20

Alan Zweibel, North

1950-07-04

Theo Baltz, North Face

1950-08-30

Antony Gormley, London England, British sculptor (Angel of the North)

1950-10-18

Robert D. North, Men Don't Leave

1950-12-13

Heather North, Pasadena California, actress (Barefoot Executive)

1950-12-13

Heather North, Scooby-Doo and the Legend of the Vampire

1950-9-16

David Bellamy, North Country

1951-08-03

Jay North, Zebra in the Kitchen

1951-9-19

Erwin Steinhauer, North Face

1951-9-26

Nancy Dolman, Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas

1952-02-25

Christian Kolonovits, North Face

1952-03-12

Tommy Reamon, North Dallas Forty

1952-07-24

Michele Turner, North Dallas Forty

1952-08-03

Jay North, North Hollywood California, actor (Dennis the Menace, Maya)

1952-09-02

Earl Pomeroy, (Rep-D-North Dakota)

1952-9-20

Mitchell Group, North

1953-04-26

Doug France, North Dallas Forty

1953-08-23

Louie Kelcher, North Dallas Forty

1954-07-10

Neil Tennant, North Shields, Tyne-and-Wear, English singer/songwriter (Pet Shop Boy-West End Girl)

1954-09-07

Corbin Bernsen, North Hollywood California, actor (Arnie Becker-LA Law)

1955-02-22

Tim Young, Scarborough, Ontario, Canadian ice hockey player (Minnesota North Stars)

1955-10-07

Danny J. Bunz, North Dallas Forty

1955-10-07

James StJames, North Dallas Forty

1956-01-03

Tomiko Suzuki, Fist of the North Star

1956-05-17

Sugar Ray [Charles] Leonard, Rocky Mount North Carolina, boxer (Olympics-gold-76)

1956-9-12

Sam Brownback, The Last Frontier/North Korea/The Wrong Man

1957-02-16

Kevin R. Young, North and South

1957-03-13

John Hoeven, American politician, governor of North Dakota

1957-05-11

Peter North, New Wave Hookers

1957-05-31

Jim Craig, North Easton Mass, hockey goalie (oly-gold-1980)

1957-11-29

Charles Grant, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, American actor (Evan Frame-Another World, Bold & Beautiful)

1957-12-07

Winifred Robinson, North West Tonight

1958-03-06

Igor Czerniawski, South by North

1958-03-11

Ritva Jalonen, Under the North Star

1958-04-11

Brynn Hartman, North

1958-06-09

Thomas Chan, Fist of the North Star

1958-06-20

Teiyû Ichiryûsai, Fist of the North Star

1958-11-16

Marg Helgenberger, North Bend Nebraska, actress (China Beach)

1959-02-13

Yuriko Yamamoto, Fist of the North Star

1959-07-01

Phyllis Cicero, Finding North

1960-02-08

Dino Ciccarelli, Sarnia Ontario, NHL right wing (Minnesota North Stars, Washington Capitals)

1960-04-06

Warren Haynes, Asheville, North Carolina, rock and blues guitarist (The Allman Brothers Band)

1960-04-14

Katelijne Damen, North Sea Texas

1960-10-24

Steve Fish, North & South

1960-12-03

Julianne Moore, Fayetteville North Carolina, American actress (Magnolia, The Kids are Alright)

1960-12-11

Marilyn Moyer, North of 60

1961-02-27

James Worthy, Gastonia North Carolina, NBA small forward (LA Lakers, 1988 Playoff MVP)

1961-03-05

Arisa Andô, Fist of the North Star

1961-06-29

Sharon Lawrence [Sharon Elizabeth], Charlotte, North Carolina, American actress (NYPD Blue, Fired Up)

1961-9-02

Tetsuo Hara, Fist of the North Star

1962-01-06

Michael Houser, Boone North Carolina, American guitarist (Widespread Panic)

1962-05-16

Jacek Januszyk, South by North

1962-07-08

Rob Burnett, North Caldwell NJ, head writer (David Letterman)

1962-08-15

Takashi Ukaji, Fist of the North Star: New Saviour Legend

1962-08-19

Cam North, The Cabin in the Woods

1962-08-22

Marie Laurie Mahabir, Guadeloupe, North American Bodybuilding Champ (1985-87)

1964-03-20

Marc Rainsford North,

1964-08-12

Teo Mammucari, Witches to the North

1964-9-17

Jukka-Pekka Siili, Once Upon a Time in the North

1965-04-10

Tim Alexander, Cherry Point, North Carolina, American funk metal drummer (Primus-Prok soda)

1965-08-02

Irina Pulkka, Road North

1965-12-30

Lukasz Karwowski, South by North

1965-9-13

Brian Wilson, 51 Degrees North

1966-01-25

John [Vo] Velyvis, North Adams Mass, rower (Olympics-1996)

1966-03-12

Alecia Stephenson, North Vancouver BC, softball ss (Olympics-96)

1966-05-23

Gary Roberts, North York, NHL left wing (Calgary Flames)

1966-07-04

Boris Schönfelder, North Face

1966-07-13

Myong Hui Choe, North Korea, gymnist (Olympic-1980)

1966-08-29

Victor Zaidi, North Sea Texas

1967-08-13

Richard Matthews, 31 North 62 East

1967-11-01

Michael Seitzman, North Country

1967-11-23

Diane O'Grady, North Bay Ontario, rower (Olympics-96)

1967-12-24

Rupert Henning, North Face

1968-04-07

Don[ald] Smith, North Tonawanda NY, rower (Olympics-5th-1996)

1968-05-13

Annette DeLuca, North Bergen NJ, LPGA golfer

1968-11-11

Gary Pillai, Far North

1969-01-10

Thomas Hunt, The 2005 North Carolina Inaugural Gala

1969-02-06

Christopher North, Bible Quiz

1969-04-03

David Morland, North Bay Ont, golfer (1992 Trafalgar Rookie of Year)

1969-07-31

Kelly D. Lewis, Finding North

1969-11-12

Iain Sydie, North York Ontario, badminton player (Olympics-96)

1969-11-12

Matt North, Dirty Pictures

1970-08-06

Lucie Ayala, North Beach

1970-10-31

Nolan North, General Hospital

1970-11-04

Corey Schwab, North Battleford Canada, NHL goalie (NJ Devils)

1970-12-10

Susan Jarrett, The North Londoner

1970-12-13

Elizabeth Patricia Reilly, North Providence RI, Miss America-RI (1996)

1970-9-01

Akimitsu Takase, New Fist of the North Star

1971-06-13

Lauri Marie Gapp, Miss USA-North Dakota (1997)

1971-07-06

Owen Lance Bill Hughes, Palmerston North NZ, kayaker (Olympics-96)

1971-09-15

Crystal McLaurin-Coney, Miss USA-North Carolina (1997)

1971-11-30

Ray Durham, Charlotte, North Carolina, American MLB infielder (Chicago White Sox)

1971-12-27

Kent North, Communion

1972-01-06

Catherine Campion, North Country

1972-03-04

Pae Gil-Su, North Korean gymnast

1972-04-09

Tiffany Love, North Pole #32

1972-07-03

Leigh Andrew-Pearso, North Vancouver BC Canada, 470 yachter (Oly-96)

1972-08-25

Amy Zimmerman, Finding North

1972-10-11

Kyoko Ina, Tokyo Japan, figure skater (1993 North Atlantic Sr champ)

1972-12-05

Dayna Lynne North, Three Lucky Ladies on the Line

1972-12-29

Jessica Lee McMinn, Miss North Carolina USA (1996)

1973-04-25

Paige Gordon, North Vancouver BC, diver (Olympics-16-92, 96)

1973-05-05

Zach Curtis, Further North

1973-05-29

Jason Dawe, North York, NHL left wing (Buffalo Sabres)

1973-06-01

Heidi Klum, Bergisch Gladbach, North Rhine-Westphalia, German supermodel

1973-07-31

Chandra North, American supermodel

1973-07-31

Chandra North, 1998 VH1 Fashion Awards

1973-08-29

Derek Meister, Bermuda Triangle North Sea

1974-01-05

Iwan Thomas, North East England

1974-04-01

Andrey Sokolov, To the South of North

1974-06-26

Fiona Pears, 31 North 62 East

1974-08-03

Dave Brock, The Road Virus Heads North

1974-12-05

Misty, North Pole #11

1975-01-22

Lee Maxwell Francis Vertongen, Palmerston North NZ, cyclist (Oly-96)

1975-02-20

Yves Verbraeken, North Sea Texas

1975-06-16

Heather Peace, 31 North 62 East

1975-09-11

Juliette Spier, Miss North Dakota USA (1996)

1976-04-20

Brian Martin, North Carolina Legends

1976-05-20

Tuukka Huttunen, Under the North Star

1976-12-25

Ross Sevrance, North Pole #68

1977-01-24

Kris Janssens, North Sea Texas

1977-06-12

Diamond 4 Ever, North Pole #19

1977-10-22

Katrina Bergstrom, Miss North Dakota Teen USA (1996)

1977-11-13

Tammy Leigh Ashton, Miss North Carolina Teen USA (1996)

1977-9-01

Eva van der Gucht, North Sea Texas

1978-02-03

Jake McGee, On the North Coast

1978-02-27

Scott Summerton, North Shore Stories

1978-11-19

Layla Summers, Mr. North

1978-12-31

Chance Romero, North Country

1979-02-13

Julie Nagle, Miss North Dakota Teen USA (1997)

1979-03-22

Aaron North, American musician

1979-04-06

Ali Burr, Miss North Carolina Teen USA (1997)

1979-04-13

Molly Rome, North Pole #22

1979-05-23

JB Reynolds, North Starr

1979-08-09

Alizah Allen, NYC NY, figure skater (1997 North Atlantic Sr champ)

1980-01-15

Jessie Winn, North and South

1980-10-23

Dwight Bazemore, The North Star

1980-10-27

Holly Beck, Boarding House: North Shore

1980-12-08

Veronica Kay, Boarding House: North Shore

1980-12-29

Ariah, North Pole #17

1980-9-27

Zac Hutton, North Hollywood Shoot Out

1981-03-23

Jennifer Steffin, North and South, Book II

1981-06-11

Robert M. Neilson, South of No North

1981-07-28

Cole Williams, North Country

1981-11-16

Hye-mi Lee, North Korean Guys

1981-12-30

Brooke Stone, North Pole #35

1982-01-06

Heather Oaks, North Pole #38

1982-02-15

Danny Fuller, The Arena: North Shore

1982-06-22

Sanguita Akkrum, Carmen of the North

1982-06-24

Sarah Mirabelli, 99 North

1982-10-11

Julie Ryan, North Pole #26

1982-12-24

Chris Goulder, 31 North 62 East

1982-9-11

Johannes Jonsson, 66°23 North West, the Day of the Avalanche

1983-02-14

Shi Reeves, North Pole #109

1983-06-21

Jussie Smollett, North

1983-10-15

Chelsea Georgeson, Boarding House: North Shore

1983-12-16

Juha-Petteri Kulmala, Under the North Star

1984-11-28

Kia Winston, North Pole #47

1985-06-26

Mounira Hadj Mansour, Carmen of the North

1985-07-31

Jessica Van Vliet, Up North

1985-9-03

Chris Hocking, One Flu North

1985-9-23

Hayley Jade, North Pole #93

1986-03-03

Xavier Morin-Lefort, North Station

1987-05-25

Alan Gomez, The North Kingdom

1988-05-20

Jewel Styles, North Pole #80

1988-07-21

Chris Spanswick, Runes in the North

1989-05-09

Billie North, It'll Be Dark Soon

1990-12-04

Lauren Peters, When North Winds Blow

1990-9-05

Emma Carr, 31 North 62 East

1991-04-20

Thomas Curtis, North Country

1992-03-16

Josie Nelder, 31 North 62 East

1994-10-31

Clovis Asong, North East England

1995-03-05

Nina North, Lesbian Oil Orgy

1995-9-22

Jelle Florizoone, North Sea Texas

1996-07-30

Austin North, The Pilot

1999-04-07

Elle Peterson, North Country

2013-06-15

North West, Kim's Journey to the Altar

North - Notable Weddings

Daniel BooneAug 14, 1756

William Henry HarrisonNov 25, 1795

D. W. GriffithMar 14, 1906

Maxwell PerkinsDec 31, 1910

Graham GreeneOct 15, 1927

John Kenneth GalbraithSep 17, 1937

Henry HillAug 26, 1965

Pierre TrudeauMar 4, 1971

Jane FondaDec 21, 1991

Chuck NorrisNov 28, 1998

Gordon BrownAug 3, 2000

Marion JonesFeb 24, 2007

North - Weddings
Date Event
1756-08-14

Frontiersman Daniel Boone (21) weds Rebecca Bryan (17) in Yadkin River, North Carolina

1795-11-25

US President William Henry Harrison (22) weds Anna Symmes (20) in North Bend, Ohio

1906-03-14

Film director D. W. Griffith (31) weds Linda Arvidson (21) at Old North Church in Boston, Massachusetts

1910-12-31

Editor Maxwell Perkins (26) weds Louise Saunders at Holy Cross Episcopal Church in North Plainfield, New Jersey

1927-10-15

Writer Graham Greene (23) weds Vivien Dayrell-Browning at St. Mary's Church in Hampstead, North London

1934-02-10

British born actor "North by Northwest" Cary Grant (30) weds "City Lights" actress Virginia Cherrill (26)

1937-09-17

Economist John Kenneth Galbraith (29) weds author Catherine Atwater (24) at the Reformed Church of North Hempstead in New York

1949-10-01

Television host and comedian Johnny Carson (23) weds Joan Morrill Wolcott (23) at the North Platte Episcopalian Church

1965-08-26

Mobster and nbi informant Henry Hill (22) weds Karen Friedman in North Carolina

1971-03-04

Prime Minister of Canada Pierre Trudeau (51) weds author/actress Margaret Joan Sinclair (23) at a private ceremony in North Vancouver, Canada

1991-12-21

Actress Jane Fonda (55) weds CNN founder Ted Turner at the groom's home in north Florida

1998-05-03

"Jekyll & Hyde" lead singer Linda Eder (37) weds composer Frank Wildhorn (38) at their new 8-acre estate in North Salem, New York

1998-11-28

Actor and martial arts expert Chuck Norris (58) weds former model Gena O'Kelley (30) at The North Church in Carrolton, Texas

2000-08-03

British PM Gordon Brown (49) weds Sarah Jane Macaulay (36) in North Queensferry, Fife

2001-11-10

"Four Weddings and A Funeral" actress Andie MacDowell (43) weds businessman Rhett Hartzog (42) at Central United Methodist Church in Asheville, North Carolina

2005-06-18

"Queens Park Rangers" football striker Djibril Cisse (23) weds Jude Littler at Bodelwyddan Castle in Denbighshire, North Wales

2005-08-23

Olympic gold medalist swimmer Pieter van den Hoogenband (27) weds fellow Olympic swimmer Minouche Smit at Henkenshage Castle in Sint-Oedenrode, North Brabant, The Netherlands

2007-02-24

Former world champion track and field athlete Marion Jones (31) weds Olympic bronze medalist Obadele Thompson (30) at the Union Hill African Methodist Episcopal Church in Wilson's Mills, North Carolina

2007-09-03

Oscar winning actor Ben Kingsley (63) weds Brazilian actress Daniela Lavender (33) in North Leigh, Oxfordshire

2011-10-22

Former US Senator John Edwards's daughter Cate Edwards (29) weds Trevor Upham (30) in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

2012-12-04

"Teen Mom 2" star Jenelle Evans (21) weds Courtland Rogers (26) at a courthouse in Brunswick County, North Carolina

North - Notable Deaths

Jeanne ManceJun 18, 1673

Ho Chi MinhSep 3, 1969

Kim Jong-ilDec 17, 2011

North - Deaths
Date Event
430-08-28

Augustine of Hippo, North African saint and theologian (Belijdenissen), dies at 75

1283-10-03

Dafydd ap Gruffyd, last monarch of Gwynnedd (North-Wales), dies

1510-05-25

Georges d'Amboise, French cardinal/viceroy in North Italy, dies at 49

1583-03-04

Bernard Gilpin, English clergyman, "Apostle of the North" (b. 1517)

1673-06-18

Jeanne Mance, French Canadian settler and founder of the first hospital in North America, dies at 66

1691-12-31

Dudley North, English economist (b. 1641)

1714-02-24

Edmund Andros, English governor in North America (b. 1637)

1734-03-01

Roger North, English biographer (b. 1653)

1778-08-04

Pierre de Rigaud, French colonial governor in North America (b. 1698)

1792-08-05

Frederick 7th baron North, English premier (1770-82), dies at 60

1801-03-28

Ralph Abercromby, English army commander (North Holland), dies at 66

1813-02-13

Samuel Ashe, Governor of North Carolina (b. 1725)

1815-04-21

Joseph Winston, U.S. Congressman from North Carolina (b. 1746)

1832-02-01

Archibald Murphey, North Carolina politician (b. 1777)

1858-06-17

Rani Lakshmibai, queen of Jhansi in North India, one of the leading figures of the Indian rebellion of 1857 (b. 1828)

1881-10-31

George Washington De Long, American Arctic Explorer, dies during his disastrous expedition to the North Pole at 37

1888-01-30

Asa Gray, US botanist (Flora of North America), dies at 77

1891-01-08

Fredrik Pacius, Here, Beneath the North Star

1920-02-20

Robert E Peary, US pole explorer (North Pole, 6/4/1909), dies at 63

1923-04-09

Maurits Binger, A Carmen of the North

1928-06-07

Chiang Tsolin, Chinese warlord of North-China, murdered

1935-06-03

Wilfrid North, Mrs. Dane's Danger

1938-07-02

Lau Lauritzen, People of the North Sea

1940-08-05

Frederick A Cook, US, explorer (North Pole), dies at 75

1942-12-24

Jean Darlan, At the Front in North Africa with the U.S. Army

1943-10-25

H van Zanten, guerrilla leader on North Sumatra, executed

1944-01-23

Jack Walters, Headin' North

1945-01-08

Joseph North, The Fightin' Actor

1945-08-19

Mrs. Wilfrid North, Meet John Doe

1948-02-28

Camila Quiroga, North Wind

1950-07-06

Guy Gilpatric, Action in the North Atlantic

1951-06-12

Waldemar Maes, People of the North Sea

1951-07-23

Robert J. Flaherty, Nanook of the North

1953-03-24

Mary, queen of Great-Britain/North-Ireland, dies at 85

1954-02-11

Adolph M. Christianson, justice of the North Dakota Supreme Court (b. 1877)

1954-03-25

Walter L. Griffin, Nomads of the North

1954-07-13

Roger James Manning, Brawn of the North

1955-03-09

Matthew A Henson, met Peary on 6/4/1909 at North Pole, dies at 88

1956-02-15

Freeman Wood, The Frozen North

1956-10-26

Walter Gieseking, True and Tender Is the North

1957-02-06

A. North, Shoulder Arms

1959-03-02

William A. Horning, North by Northwest

1959-07-29

Barrett Willoughby, Spawn of the North

1960-01-17

Sid Cassel, Rebellion in the North

1960-06-17

Pierre Reverdy, French author/poet (North-South), dies at 70

1960-11-05

Johnny Horton, North to Alaska

1961-10-04

Metropolitan Benjamin (Fedchenkov), Orthodox missionary and writer, Exarch of Russian Church in North America (b. 1880)

1961-11-06

Michio Ito, Spawn of the North

1962-01-13

Ernie Kovacs, North to Alaska

1963-06-12

Andrew Cunningham, At the Front in North Africa with the U.S. Army

1967-05-23

Philip Coolidge, North by Northwest

1969-09-03

Ho Chi Minh [Nguyễn Sinh Cung], Vietnamese communist revolutionary and President of North Vietnam (1946-69), dies at 79 of heart failure

1972-02-02

Jessie Royce Landis, actress (North by Northwest), dies at 67

1976-08-13

Robert North, In Old California

1978-06-25

Hussein al-Ghasjmi, president of North-Yemen, murdered

1978-06-26

Carl Deloro, Riders of the North

1979-10-06

Elizabeth Bishop, poetess (North & South, Pulitzer 1956), dies at 68

1980-01-17

Barbara Britton, actress (Pamela-Mr & Mrs North), dies at 59

1980-06-20

Howard Voss, North by Northwest

1981-02-27

Charles Wallace, North by Northwest

1981-03-28

Tom Hadley, North by Northwest

1982-06-19

Richard Lockridge, Mr. and Mrs. North

1982-09-13

Philip Ober, North by Northwest

1982-10-14

Richard Ung, Spawn of the North

1982-12-14

Howard Hohler, Emperor of the North

1983-09-16

Henry Grace, North by Northwest

1983-10-02

Henry Ringling North, The Greatest Show on Earth

1984-04-03

James V. King, North by Northwest

1984-04-17

Mark W. Clark, At the Front in North Africa with the U.S. Army

1984-07-27

James Mason, North by Northwest

1984-08-03

Ygnacio Sepulveda, Emperor of the North

1985-01-02

Moses Josiah Madiba, South African author and first African chancellor of the University of the North, dies at 76

1985-06-04

John Ringling North, The Greatest Show on Earth

1985-10-16

Franklin Milton, North by Northwest

1986-06-11

Amos Burg, Giants of the North

1986-11-26

Robert Saunders, North by Northwest

1986-11-29

Cary Grant, North by Northwest

1988-02-17

Junji Chiba, Fist of the North Star

1988-07-21

Lee LeBlanc, North by Northwest

1988-10-08

Ernst Hermann Meyer, North Sea

1988-10-10

Urban Thielmann, North to Alaska

1988-12-16

Dorothy Bradshaw, Death Goes North

1989-01-21

Field Marshal Lord Harding, The Desert: North Africa - 1940-1943

1990-02-13

Ken Lynch, North by Northwest

1990-08-28

Edmund H. North, Patton

1991-04-19

Harry Kress, North by Northwest

1991-05-11

Ho Dam, foreign minister North-Korea (1970-83), dies

1991-09-08

Alex North, music composer (Spartacus), dies at 80 of cancer

1991-09-08

Alex North, Spartacus

1992-01-04

William Walker, The North Star

1992-01-11

Heikki Aaltoila, Here, Beneath the North Star

1992-04-21

Väinö Linna, Here, Beneath the North Star

1992-10-05

Paul Acket, organizer (Music Express, North Sea Jazz Festival), dies

1993-02-08

Douglas Heyes, North and South

1993-02-16

Peter Pohlenz, The North Star

1993-03-19

Barend P Tammeling, journalist (Trouw, Peek on the North), dies at 58

1993-10-02

Henry Ringling North, circus owner (Ringling Bros Circus), dies at 83

1993-12-09

Danny Blanchflower, North Ireland soccer/union coach, dies at 67

1994-07-08

Kim Il Sung, president of North-Korea (1948-94), dies at 82

1994-07-20

Kim II Sung, pres of North-Korea (1948-94), buried

1994-11-14

Ferdinand J Kranenburg, director of queen (North Holland), dies at 83

1994-12-09

Kim II Sung, pres of North Korea (1945-94), dies at 82

1997-05-28

Sydney Guilaroff, North by Northwest

1998-05-28

Brynn Hartman, North

1998-06-04

Josephine Hutchinson, North by Northwest

1999-09-22

John Edward Weems, Peary's Race for the North Pole

1999-10-03

Risto Taulo, Here, Beneath the North Star

1999-11-01

Jean Coutu, Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

2000-01-19

Alan North, Guiding Light

2001-01-15

John Mulqueeney, Mr. North

2002-02-14

Nina Draxten, Far North

2002-08-14

Sherle North, An Angel Comes to Brooklyn

2003-01-24

Tommy Thompson, Far North

2003-07-07

Tomiko Suzuki, Fist of the North Star

2003-12-19

Les Tremayne, North by Northwest

2004-06-05

Virginia North, On Her Majesty's Secret Service

2005-07-02

Ernest Lehman, North by Northwest

2005-10-24

Howard Cashion, North by Northwest

2005-11-04

Sheree North, American actress and singer (b. 1932)

2005-11-04

Sheree North, The Shootist

2005-12-26

Jack North, Halloween 5

2006-09-30

Josh Graves, Finding North

2006-12-04

Adam Williams, North by Northwest

2007-01-02

Paek Nam-sun, North Korean Foreign Affairs minister (b. 1929)

2007-01-03

Sir Cecil Walker, Ulster Unionist Member of Parliament for North Belfast 1983-2001 (b. 1924)

2007-03-07

Neil North, Billy Elliot

2007-03-09

Jeanne Hopkins Lucas, North Carolina politician (b. unknown)

2007-07-04

Kent North, Communion

2007-07-27

William Tuttle, North by Northwest

2007-10-08

Bob Coe, North by Northwest

2008-06-21

Nora Thomas, Games of the North

2008-09-21

Don Haldane, Nikki, Wild Dog of the North

2009-01-23

Robert W. Scott, American politician, governor of North Carolina (b. 1929)

2009-01-24

Kay Yow, North Carolina State Univ. women's basketball head coach (b. 1942)

2009-06-15

Allan King, Silence of the North

2009-07-22

Susumu Takaku, Fist of the North Star

2010-04-08

Pamela Archer, North Hollywood Shoot Out

2010-06-21

Cam North, The Butterfly Effect

2010-07-06

John North, Paper Lion

2010-08-21

Nancy Dolman, Martin Short: Concert for the North Americas

2010-10-10

Hwang Jang-Yop, Inside North Korea

2010-10-28

Robert Ellenstein, North by Northwest

2010-11-06

Jo Myong-Rok, North Korean military official (b. 1928)

2010-11-15

Tetsurô Hoshino, Tora-san Goes North

2010-12-06

Marion Meadows, Viking Visitors to North America

2011-09-30

Peter Gent, North Dallas Forty

2011-12-17

Kim Jong-il, supreme leader of North Korea (DPRK) 1994-2011, dies of a suspected heart attack at 70

2012-05-07

Kevin R. Young, North and South

2012-09-02

Marilyn Moyer, North of 60

2012-12-18

Marcus Worsley, British Lord-Lieutenant of North Yorkshire, dies at 87

2014-03-16

Charles Scherza, Mr. North

2014-05-01

Albert Fay Hill, The North Avenue Irregulars

2015-01-15

Chikao Ohtsuka, Fist of the North Star

2015-12-08

Douglas Tompkins, 72, North Face Founder, Dies in Kayaking Accident

2016-10-18

North Melbourne legend 'Twinkle Toes' Laurie Dwyer dies aged 77

2017-06-20

US student Otto Warmbier, who was freed by North Korea, dies aged 22

2017-12-12

Charles Jenkins, US soldier who defected to North Korea, dies aged 77

2017-12-20

'Scooby-Doo' voice actress Heather North dies, aged 71

2018-03-10

Former North Dakota Gov. George Sinner dies at age 89


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