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World Doll Day was established on June 14, 1986 by a lovely lady named Mildred Seeley, to celebrate not only dolls, but caring, nurturing love and the people...
Sewing machines were once common household objects, used for repairing worn and damaged clothes, as well as for making new items from fabrics and material - in...
Gin Day is the official day to celebrate everybody's favourite juniper-based spirit. Fill your glass with G&T, raise it high, clink it with a friend's and...
BC Alexander the great dies of fever at Babylon
Anglo-Portuguese Treaty of Alliance (world's oldest) signed
John Fabricius dedicates earliest sunspot publication
Mission San Luis Rey de Francia founded in California
Yukon Territory of Canada organized - Dawson chosen as capital
China's Boxer Rebellion against foreigners & Christians
Yanks win 13th game of year after losing 36 games
Yanks' pitcher Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs beating Tigers 11-8
Yanks win by forfeit over Tigers. 3rd forfeit win
Ticker-tape parade welcomed Charles A Lindbergh to NYC
1st sodium vapor lamps installed Schenectady NY
Federal Savings & Loan Association authorized
Joe DiMaggio hits 3 consecutive HRs against St Louis Browns
Nazi Germany begins V-1 (Fieseler Fi-103) buzz-bomb attacks
Vostok 6 launched Valentina Tereshkova 1st woman cosmonaut
Miranda vs Az decision-Suspect must be informed of rights
Thurgood Marshall nominated as 1st black Supreme Court justice
NY Times began publishing Pentagon Papers
Convicted assassin James Earl Ray recaptured
Former Supreme Court Justice Tom C Clark died in NY at 77
Rep John Jenrette Jr (D-SC) indicted in "Abscam" investigation
A teen-ager fired six blanks at Queen Elizabeth II
Fahd becomes king of Saudi Arabia when King Khalid dies at 69
Pioneer 10 is 1st man-made object to leave Solar System
Benny Goodman the clarinet playing King of Swing died in NY at 77
Pres Reagan criticizes South African state of emergency
Charles II (the Bald), king of France (843-77), emperor (875-77)
Winfield Scott, American army general, presidential candidate
James Clerk Maxwell, physicist, formulated electromagnetic theory
William Butler Yeats, Irish poet (Wild Swans at Coole) (Nobel 1923)
Emile Levassor wins, 1st Paris-Bordeaux-Paris auto race (24 kph)
Harold "Red" Grange, "Galloping Ghost" of football