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Slideshow: Today In History, Dec. 18 - Madison.com
Slideshow: Today In History, Dec. 18Madison.comIn 1863, in a speech to the Prussian Parliament, Prime Minister Otto von Bismarck declared, "Politics is not an exact science." JOHN D MCHUGH. In 1892, Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker" publicly premiered in St. Petersburg, Russia. ASSOCIATED ...and more »
Today in History: 13th Amendment abolished slavery - AL.com
Today is Thursday, Dec. 18. Today's Highlight in History: - Arizona Daily Star
Today in history for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014 - Quad-Cities Online
Today in history for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014Quad-Cities Online1964 -- 50 years ago: A major breakthrough in automotive service technique was announced in Rock Island today by Victor Day, president, Bear Manufacturing Co., Rock Island. The new automotive testing concept, called Proving Ground Performance ...
Way back when: Today in history - Tulsa World
Way back when: Today in historyTulsa WorldClinton, the second president in American history to be impeached, vowed to finish his term. In 1995, Clinton had several sexual encounters with Monica Lewinsky, a 21-year-old unpaid White House intern. Ultimately, Clinton was acquitted when the Senate ...and more »
Slideshow: Today In History, Dec. 16 - Madison.com
Slideshow: Today In History, Dec. 16Madison.comIn 1773, the Boston Tea Party took place as American colonists boarded a British ship and dumped more than 300 chests of tea into Boston Harbor to protest tea taxes. Photo: AP. ASSOCIATED PRESS. In 1930, golfer Bobby Jones became the first recipient of ...
Today in Engineering History: World's First Communication Satellite - CED
Today in History: King Edward VIII abdicated throne, Sam Cooke shot to death - AL.com
Today in History: The Wright brothers took to the skies - AL.com
Today in History: The Wright brothers took to the skiesAL.comToday's Birthdays: Actor Armin Mueller-Stahl is 84. Pope Francis is 78. Singer-actor Tommy Steele is 78. Rock singer-musician Art Neville is 77. Actor Bernard Hill is 70. Actor Ernie Hudson is 69. Political commentator Chris Matthews is 69. Comedian ...
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Today is Friday, Dec. 19, the 353rd day of 2014. There are 12 days left in the year.
Today in history: Rockefeller becomes vice president
Thought for Today: "Worse than not realizing the dreams of your youth, would be to have been young and never dreamed at all." -- Jean Genet (1910-1986).
Today in History: Dec. 18
Today is Thursday, Dec. 18, the 352nd day of 2014. There are 13 days left in the year.
PLAYBILL VAULT'S Today In Theatre History: DECEMBER 19
1902 Actor Ralph Richardson is born today in Gloucestershire, England. He will make his stage debut in 1921 as Lorenzo in The Merchant of Venice , and go on to become one of the major actors of Great Britain in the post-World War II period.
Today in History: Tchaikovsky's ballet "The Nutcracker" publicly premiered in St. Petersburg
"It's a complex fate, being an American." — Henry James, American author (1843-1916)
Today In History, Thursday, December 18
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Today In History Wednesday, December 17
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Today in History for Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
■ On Dec. 19, 1974, Nelson A. Rockefeller was sworn in as the 41st vice president of the United States in the U.S. Senate chamber by Chief Justice Warren Burger with President Gerald R. Ford looking on (in a first for the Senate, the proceeding was televised live). ■ In 1777, Gen. George Washington led his army of about 11,000 men to Valley Forge, Pennsylvania, to camp for the winter. ■ In 1813 ...
Today in History, Dec. 17
Today is Wednesday, Dec. 17, the 351st day of 2014. There are 14 days left in the year.
Today in NC History: Dec. 19
In 1777, the Continental army, including the North Carolina brigade, entered winter encampment at Valley Forge.