1822 - Charles Graham receives 1st patent for false teeth
1898 - China leases Hong Kong's new territories to Britain for 99 years
1940 - Norway surrenders to Germany during WW II
1977 - Silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth celebrated with fireworks
1978 - Gutenberg Bible (1 of 21) sells for $2.4 million, London
1982 - Israel wipes out Syrian SAM missiles in Bekaa Valley
1989 - "Star Trek V" premiers
1997 - British lease on New Territories in Hong Kong expires
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