Katie Carey Green was born.
1706 - Benjamin Franklin was born in Boston.
1998 - President Clinton became the first sitting U.S. president to testify as a defendant in a criminal or civil suit.
Katie McCormack was born.
Maise Courtney was born.
1733 - The first polar bear was exhibited in America, in Boston.
1993 - All 50 states joined in the observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.
Bob Mulholland was born.
Janine Tyne Courtney was born.
Joann Mullen was born.
1953 - Lucy Ricardo gave birth to baby Ricky on "I Love Lucy." More people tuned in to watch the show than the inauguration of President Eisenhower.
2001 - President Clinton admitted he made false statements under oath about Monica Lewinsky.
Carol O’Toole was born.
Virginia Courtney was born.
1964 - The Beatles released their first album in the United States, "Meet the Beatles."
1981 - President Reagan became the oldest president to take office (69 years and 349 days).
1793 - King Louis XVI was guillotined for treason.
1977 - President Carter pardoned most Vietnam War draft evaders.
Kieran Courtney was born.
1901 - Queen Victoria of England died after reigning for 63 years, (the fourth-longest among longest-reigning monarchs and the longest for queens).
1973 - Former President Lyndon B. Johnson died at age 64.
Pete Acquavella was born,
1556 - The deadliest earthquake on record killed 830,000 in Shaanxi, China.
1973 - President Nixon announced that an accord had been reached to end the Vietnam War.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS