1938: Irish-born cook Mary Mallon, who’d gained notoriety as the disease-carrying “Typhoid Mary,” died in New York at age 69 after 23 years in quarantine.

1996: Phan Thi Kim Phuc, who as a 9-year-old Vietnamese girl was captured in a famous photograph running naked while fleeing a napalm attack, visited the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, D.C.