during my lifetime
02~May 18th - 128th Preakness: Victor Espinoza aboard War Emblem wins in 1:56.36
03~Apr 7th - U.S. troops capture Baghdad; Saddam Hussein's regime falls two days later.
04~Feb 26th - The United States lifts a ban on travel to Libya, ending travel restrictions to the nation that had lasted for 23 years.
05~Jan 6th - Mississippi Civil Rights Workers Murders: Edgar Ray Killen is arrested as a suspect for the 1964 murders of three Civil Rights workers.
06~Jan 19th - A Slovak Air Force Antonov An-24 crashes in Hungary.
07~Jan 4th - The 110th United States Congress convenes, electing Nancy Pelosi as the first female Speaker of the House in U.S. history.
08~Apr 21st - The United States Air Force retires the F-117 Nighthawk.
09~Jan 15th - US Airways Flight 1549 makes an emergency landing into the Hudson River shortly after takeoff from LaGuardia Airport in New York City. All passengers and crew members survive.
10~May 31st - Shayetet 13 soldiers tried to stop the flotilla that wanted to break the blockade on Gaza Strip. During the boarding on the MV Mavi Marmara ship, a violent confrontation had started. It caused the death of 9 activists who were on board, and several more injured activists. Moreover, several israeli soldiers were injured.
11~Nov 26th - 2011 NATO attack in Pakistan: NATO forces in Afghanistan attack a Pakistani checkpost in a friendly fire incident, killing 24 soldiers and wounding 13 others.
12~Feb 11th - Israeli Air Force conducts four air strikes in Gaza Strip
13~Jan 26th - The United States Sentencing Commission is hacked by Anonymous in response to the suicide of Aaron Swartz