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Everybody loves chocolate chips! They're great in cookies, ice cream, crepes and even on their own as a treat. For Chocolate Chip Day, celebrate by making...
Endangered Species Day highlights the plight of many at-risk and critically endangered species of wild...
Bike To Work Day aims to encourage people to use their bike to get to work, which saves energy, protects the environment, and helps you to keep fit.
Straw Hat Day marks the point when your day-to-day felt hats should be put away (until the Felt Hat Day on September 15th), and when you start start to wear a...
'Mmm, pizzaaaa!' as Joey Tribbiani from 'Friends' might once have said, or was it Michelangelo from 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles'? Anyway, there is clearly...
Some holidays are there to celebrate events of momentous cultural significance; others are there to remind us of the little things in life. Nylon Stockings Day...
Cape Cod discovered by English navigator Batholomew Gosnold
Johannes Kepler discovers his harmonics law
Francis Baily observes "Baily's Beads" during annular solar eclipse
Sup Court dissolves Standard Oil violates Sherman Antitrust Act
US Airmail service begins (Wash DC - Philadelphia & NY)
Ellen Church 1st airline stewardess United flight SF to Cheyenne
Dept of Justice offers $25 -000 reward for Dillinger - dead or alive
Yanks win 13-1 Joe DiMaggio starts 56 game hitting streak
18 -000 people at Madison Sq Garden-Billy Graham launched a crusade
Gordon Cooper completes 22 orbits in Faith 7 - end US Project Mercury
Associate Justice Abe Fortas resigned from Supreme Court
George C Wallace shot & left paralyzed by Arthur Bremer
Ryukyu Islands returned to Japan after 27 years of US control
11th Mayor's Trophy Game - Yanks beat Mets 9-4
Flyers score 8 goals against Islanders in playoffs
Leonard Barker of Cleveland pitches perfect game vs Toronto
Soyuz 40 carries 2 cosmonauts (1 Rumanian) to Salyut 6
L. Frank Baum, children's book author (Wizard of Oz)
Pierre Curie, French physicist (Nobel 1903)
Ellen Louise Axson Wilson, 1st wife of Woodrow Wilson
Arthur Schnitzler, Austrian playwright, novelist
Katherine Anne Porter, U.S. novelist (Ship of Fools)
Mikhail Bulgakov, Russian playwright, novelist, short-story writer
Richard Daley, (D), former mayor of Chicago
Anthony Shaffer / Peter Shaffer, twin brothers Playwrights