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1780: British Army Maj. John Andre is hanged as a spy in Tappan, N.Y., after being captured Sept. 23 carrying information about the plans of Benedict Arnold to surrender the fort at West Point, N.Y., to the British.
Charles Darwin returns home, Gandhi is born, "Peanuts" is published for the first time, Thurgood Marshall becomes the first black justice on the Supreme Court, and the Beltway sniper attacks begin, all on this day.
A house fire destroyed the lower apartment of a two-story townhouse at the Royal Kunia Gardens complex off Hanauna Street.
At least three American medical workers in Afghanistan were killed Thursday by an officer guarding the hospital, Kabul police said.