https://www.history.com/this-day-in-history Al Capone goes to prison-1931. Americans win more than a battle at Saratoga-1777. The first resolution formally creating the Texas Rangers is approved-1835. OPEC enacts oil embargo-1973. President Ford explains his pardon of Nixon to Congress-1974. U.S. aid to Contras signed into law-1986. Serbia and Greece declare war on Ottoman Empire in First Balkan War-1912. BLACK POETRY DAY!! NATIONAL EDGE DAY!! NATIONAL MULLIGAN DAY!! NATIONAL PASTA DAY!! NATIONAL GET SMART ABOUT CREDIT DAY!! NATIONAL SWEETEST DAY!!