Federal Farm Board created.
Sheppard-Towner program terminated.
Oscar DePriest elected to U.S. House of Representatives as the first African American to hold such a position since 1901.
Strike in Gastonia, North Carolina by cotton mill workers.
Dr. Alexander Fleming discovers penicillin.St. Valentine's Day Massacre: six gangsters and one innocent man killed in a Chicago garage (February 14).Stock Market Crash (October 29).