October 2nd

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.
Inter-Korean Summit
A man took a group of girls hostage in an Amish schoolhouse in Nickel Mines, Pa., killing five and wounding five others before committing suicide.
West Nickel Mines School shooting
A man was shot and killed in a grocery store parking lot in Wheaton, Md., the first victim in a series of sniper attacks in the Washington, D.C. area that left 10 dead.
D.C. sniper attacks
The International Space Station got its first residents as an American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts arrived aboard a Russian Soyuz capsule for a four-month stay.
Expedition 1
Gene Autry, the singing cowboy and former owner of the Anaheim Angels baseball team, died at age 91.
Gene Autry
Carandiru massacre. A prison riot in Carandiru Penitentiary, Brazil, led to the killing of over 100 inmates by the police.
Category:Mass murder in 1992
The Senate voted 90-9 to confirm Supreme Court nominee David H. Souter.
George H. W. Bush Supreme Court candidates
Actor Rock Hudson died at age 59 after a battle with AIDS.
Rock Hudson
Thurgood Marshall was sworn in as the first black associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court.
Thurgood Marshall
'The Twilight Zone' debuted on CBS.
The Twilight Zone (1959 TV series)
The former French colony of Guinea in West Africa proclaimed its independence.
History of Guinea
The "Peanuts" comic strip, by Charles M. Schultz, first appeared in newspapers.
Charles M. Schulz
The two-month-long Warsaw Uprising was squelched by Nazi troops battling the Polish underground.
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President Woodrow Wilson suffered a stroke, which left him partially paralyzed.
Edith Wilson
Comedian Groucho Marx was born in New York.
Groucho Marx
Political and spiritual leader Mohandas K. Gandhi was born in Porbandar, India.
Mahatma Gandhi
Battle of Gonzales. The first military engagement of the Texas War of Independence, the Battle of Gonzales, occurred on this day between Texas rebels and Mexican troops. This battle marked the beginning of Texas' War of Independence, which resulted in the establishment of the Republic of Texas.
Battle of Gonzales
George Washington transmits the proposed Constitutional amendments (The United States Bill of Rights) to the States for ratification.
Timeline of drafting and ratification of the United States Constitution ...
King Henry VII of England invades France.
Henry VII of England
Sultan Saladin captures Jerusalem from Crusaders.
Siege of Jerusalem (1187)
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