On November 19, 1794, US Chief Justice John Jay and
British foreign secretary Lord Grenville signed a treaty in
Philadelphia under which British forces pulled out of the disputed
Review the Jay Treaty and associated documents.
On November 19, 1977, Egyptian President Anwar
Israel, becoming the first leader of an Arab nation to officially
visit. Two years later, President Sadat became the first Arab leader
to recognize Israel by signing the Egyptian-Israeli
Read President Sadat's address to the Israeli Knesset.