1925: The New Yorker magazine made its debut.
1975: Northern's theater department scheduled five performances of The Music Man for the spring.
1982: Three Aberdeen police officers were facing de-certification as the result of alleged marijuana-related activities.1995: Chicago adventurer Steve Fossett became the first person to fly solo across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon, landing in Leader, Saskatchewan.
2006: President George W. Bush endorsed the takeover of shipping operations at six major U.S. seaports by a state-owned business in the United Arab Emirates, and pledged to veto any bill Congress might approve to block the agreement.
Source: Dacotah Prairie Museum and The Associated Press