Sep 14, 2017
•1956 -- The Cabinet designates Oct. 1 as Armed Forces Day, commemorating the date in 1950 when U.N.-coalition troops crossed the 38th parallel, which roughly bisects the peninsula, pushing North Korean communists northward in the Korean War.
•1984 -- South Korea's Red Cross agrees to provide aid to North Korea's flood victims.
•1993 -- French President Francois Mitterrand visits South Korea to discuss enhancing bilateral relations.
•2004 -- London's FTSE Group puts South Korea on its watch list for promotion to developed market classification.
•2012 -- The Prime Minister's Office moves into the newly built city of Sejong, becoming the first government agency to be relocated to the administrative hub in central South Korea.