this day in history


This Day In History

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Todays Birthdays

  • treaty of peace between Dutch & Indians
  • Honolulu Hawaii becomes a city
  • Hal Chase became 1st Yank to hit 3 triples in a game
  • Yank Tom Hughes pitches 9 no hit innings but loses 5-0 in the 11th
  • 1st Negro judge of a District Court confirmed - JB Parsons
  • 1st recorded occurrance-comet hits sun (energy=1 mil hydrogen bombs)
  • 8th Space Shuttle Mission - Challenger 3 is launched
  • 12th Space Shuttle Mission - Discovery 1 is launched


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