From Eli Whitney receiving the patent for cotton gin to Mikhail Gorbachev becoming first elected president of the Soviet Union and more!
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Eli Whitney receives patent for cotton gin
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The FBI launches its “10 Most Wanted Fugitives” list.
First Gold Record is awarded to Perry Como for “Catch a Falling Star”.
UK sets world record by contacting satellite 407,000 miles from Earth.
Mikhail Gorbachev becomes first elected president of the Soviet Union.