See also People that died at the age of 41
- 23-March-2005 : The United States' 11th Circuit Court of Appeals refuses 221 to order the reinsertion of Terri Schiavo's feeding tube.
- 24-October-2002 : The Beltway snipers, John Allen Muhammad and Lee Boyd Malvo, are arrested.
- 20-November-1998 : A court in TalibanTalibancontrolled Afghanistan declares accused terrorist Osama bin Laden "a man without a sin" in regard to the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings in Kenya and Tanzania.
- 07-August-1998 : 1998 U.S. embassy bombings: The bombings of the United States embassies in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, and Nairobi, Kenya kill 224 people and injure over 4,500; they are linked to terrorist Osama Bin Laden, an exile of Saudi Arabia.
- 07-March-1989 : Iran breaks off diplomatic relations with the United Kingdom over Salman Rushdie's ''The Satanic Verses''.
- 24-February-1989 : Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini places a US $3$3million bounty on the head of ''The Satanic Verses'' author Salman Rushdie.
- 14-February-1989 : Iranian leader Ruhollah Khomeini encourages Muslims to kill ''The Satanic Verses'' author Salman Rushdie.
- 15-March-1977 : The Centenary Test between Australia and England begins at the Melbourne Cricket Ground.
Tenor Luciano Pavarotti and the PBS opera series ''Live from the Met'' both make their American television debuts. Pavarotti stars in a complete production of Puccini's ''La Boheme''.
- 25-May-1975 : Indianapolis 500: Bobby Unser wins for a second time in a rainrainshorted 174 lap, 435 mile (696 km) race.
- 31-July-1971 : ''Apollo 15'' astronauts David Scott and James Irwin become the first to ride in a lunar rover, a day after landing on the Moon.