41 Suffragists were arrested at the White House, Washington D.C.
Brave women from across the United States left the National Woman's Party's headquarters at Cameron House, Washington D.C, and headed to the White House to protest for the right to vote. Forty-one women were arrested and given prison sentences as a consequence.
The Festival of Reason was held on this day at Notre Dame, Paris.
The Festival of Reason was part of France's dechristianization, which was an attempt to banish Christianity. The Festival of Reason ordered that all Christian Churches be transformed into Temples of Reason. On this day across the country, altars were dismantled, and the churches were transformed. This was a new religious concept drawn up by the French government called the Cult of Reason, and this was a catalyst for the French revolution, as Christians had their religious beliefs and places of worship taken from them.
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