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Knights of Columbus Established (1882)Daemon0378Wednesday, March 29, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
The Palm Sunday Tornado Outbreak (1920)Daemon0386Tuesday, March 28, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Good Friday Earthquake near Anchorage, Alaska (1964)Daemon0316Monday, March 27, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
The Henley Regatta Is Established in England (1839)Daemon1342Sunday, March 26, 2017 4:11 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire Kills 146 (1911)Daemon0333Saturday, March 25, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Elvis Presley Inducted into the US Army (1958)Daemon0364Friday, March 24, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Benito Mussolini Founds the Fasci di Combattimento (1919)Daemon1397Thursday, March 23, 2017 4:16 PM
by monamagda 
The Arab League Is Founded (1945)Daemon1365Wednesday, March 22, 2017 4:49 AM
by taurine 
Napoleonic Code Adopted in France (1804)Daemon0415Tuesday, March 21, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Ian Ball Attempts to Kidnap Princess Anne (1974)Daemon1649Monday, March 20, 2017 3:22 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Willie Mosconi Sinks 526 Consecutive Billiard Balls (1954)Daemon0632Sunday, March 19, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Peace of Riga between Poland and Soviet Union (1921)Daemon1456Saturday, March 18, 2017 4:30 PM
by dave argo 
Veder Snaps Pulitzer Prize-Winning Burst of Joy (1973)Daemon1455Friday, March 17, 2017 2:32 PM
by monamagda 
Caligula Becomes Emperor of Rome (37 CE)Daemon5679Thursday, March 16, 2017 3:20 PM
by monamagda 
Egypt's Fuad I Transitions from Sultan to King (1922)Daemon2483Wednesday, March 15, 2017 3:49 PM
by monamagda 
Eli Whitney's Cotton Gin Awarded Patent (1794)Daemon0448Tuesday, March 14, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Kapp Putsch Briefly Ousts Weimar Republic Government (1920)Daemon0558Monday, March 13, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First "Fireside Chat" by US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1933)Daemon0460Sunday, March 12, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Mikhail Gorbachev Becomes Leader of the Soviet Union (1985)Daemon1430Saturday, March 11, 2017 4:10 PM
by monamagda 
French Foreign Legion Founded (1831)Daemon0406Friday, March 10, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Edward R. Murrow's See It Now Airs McCarthyism Episode (1954)Daemon0583Thursday, March 09, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
New York Stock Exchange Is Founded (1817)Daemon1579Wednesday, March 08, 2017 6:52 AM
by monamagda 
Alexander Graham Bell Awarded US Patent for Telephone (1876)Daemon5548Tuesday, March 07, 2017 5:00 PM
by monamagda 
Walter Cronkite Signs off CBS Evening News (1981)Daemon1629Monday, March 06, 2017 7:44 AM
by olddogg eleventy2 
George Westinghouse Patents the Automatic Air Brake (1872)Daemon1483Sunday, March 05, 2017 10:35 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Charlie Chaplin Is Knighted (1975)Daemon0461Saturday, March 04, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
George Bizet's Carmen Premieres in Paris (1875)Daemon1466Friday, March 03, 2017 10:00 AM
by monamagda 
Battle of the Bismarck Sea Begins (1943)Daemon1570Thursday, March 02, 2017 12:50 PM
by monamagda 
Yellowstone National Park Established (1872)Daemon0792Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
DuPont Scientist Wallace Carothers Invents Nylon (1935)Daemon1977Tuesday, February 28, 2017 10:11 AM
by monamagda 
The Reichstag Fire (1933)Daemon3953Monday, February 27, 2017 5:09 PM
by nw3bk3y 
Grand Teton National Park Established (1929)Daemon2554Sunday, February 26, 2017 12:49 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Samuel Colt Issued Patent for His Revolving Gun (1836)Daemon1508Saturday, February 25, 2017 2:47 AM
by TB Turtle 
Nazi Party Founded in Germany (1920)Daemon0506Friday, February 24, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Battle of the Alamo Begins (1836)Daemon0705Thursday, February 23, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Adams-Onís Treaty: Spain Sells Florida to the US (1819)Daemon11,353Wednesday, February 22, 2017 1:53 PM
by ChristopherJohnson 
First Issue of The New Yorker Is Published (1925)Daemon1738Tuesday, February 21, 2017 5:13 AM
by TheParser 
Metropolitan Museum of Art Opens in New York City (1872)Daemon0863Monday, February 20, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Thomas Edison Patents the Phonograph (1878)Daemon1529Sunday, February 19, 2017 9:35 PM
by TB Turtle 
Race Car Driver Dale Earnhardt Dies in Daytona 500 Crash (2001)Daemon1439Saturday, February 18, 2017 9:12 AM
by hedy mmm 
First Issue of Newsweek Magazine Is Published (1933)Daemon0728Friday, February 17, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Burning of the USS Philadelphia (1804)Daemon2604Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:47 AM
by Issac 
Decimal Day (1971)Daemon1494Wednesday, February 15, 2017 3:11 PM
by olddogg eleventy2 
Israeli Knesset Convenes for the First Time (1949)Daemon1483Tuesday, February 14, 2017 3:40 AM
by Henry Tobias 
William and Mary Proclaimed Co-Rulers of England (1689)Daemon0573Monday, February 13, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Lateran Treaty Signed Between Italy and the Vatican (1929)Daemon0431Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Santiago, Chile, Founded (1541)Daemon0374Saturday, February 11, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Lord Darnley, Second Husband of Mary Queen of Scots, Found Murdered (1567)Daemon0551Friday, February 10, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
John Quincy Adams Elected US President by Congress (1825)Daemon0667Thursday, February 09, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
NASDAQ Stock Market Begins Trading (1971)Daemon0563Wednesday, February 08, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Émile Zola Is Put on Trial for Publishing "J'Accuse" (1898)Daemon1520Tuesday, February 07, 2017 8:51 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
Treaty of Waitangi Establishes New Zealand as a British Colony (1840)Daemon1438Monday, February 06, 2017 7:27 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
United Artists Film Studio Is Founded (1919)Daemon1554Sunday, February 05, 2017 7:54 AM
by Pieter_Hove 
The "Flying Tailor" Dies after Failed Parachute Jump from Eiffel Tower (1912)Daemon0528Saturday, February 04, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
Harold Macmillan Delivers "Wind of Change" Speech (1960)Daemon4661Friday, February 03, 2017 8:54 AM
by monamagda 
South Carolina Becomes the First State to Secede from the US (1860)Daemon1603Friday, February 03, 2017 8:24 AM
by TheParser 
Sled Dogs Reach Nome, Alaska, with Diphtheria Serum (1925)Daemon0505Thursday, February 02, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First Volume of Oxford English Dictionary Is Published (1884)Daemon1516Wednesday, February 01, 2017 1:55 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
United States Launches Explorer I (1958)Daemon0423Tuesday, January 31, 2017 12:00 AM
by Daemon 
First Anglo-Japanese Alliance Signed in London, England (1902)Daemon1446Monday, January 30, 2017 7:19 AM
by ChristopherJohnson 
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