Maryellen Galvin was born.
Eileen McDade was born.
2003 - The space shuttle Columbia disintegrated as it tried to reenter the Earth's atmosphere after a sixteen-day mission in space. All seven members of the crew were lost.
2004 - Janet Jackson's famous "wardrobe malfunction" occurred at Super Bowl XXXVIII.
Sandy Livingston was born.
Denise Auerbach was born.
1887 - The first gathering at Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pa. to wait for the groundhog's shadow occurred.
1943 - Nazi troops surrendered in the World War II Battle of Stalingrad.
Anthony George was born.
1870 - The 15th Amendment (black suffrage) passed.
1959 - Rock singers, Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and Big Bopper died in a plane crash.
Thomas O’Callaghan was born.
Frankie Cullen was born.
Mike Lee was born.
Robert Kaskel was born.
Marie Heaney was born.
1789 - George Washington and John Adams are elected the president and vice president of the United States.
2004 - The Massachusetts Supreme Court declared that gays had the right to marry.
John Cori was born.
Terence O’Rourke was born.
Cody Ritter was born.
1917 - Congress passed the Immigration Act, which restricted Asian immigration, over President Wilson's veto.
1952 - New York adopts three-colored traffic lights.
Rosemary Gurry was born.
Peter McWoods was born.
Jim Higgins was born.
1899 - The Spanish American War ends.
1935 - The popular board game, Monopoly® went on sale for the first time.
Barbara Morris was born.
1964 - The Beatles arrived in the U.S. for the first time.
1971 - Women in Switzerland were finally granted suffrage.BLOG COMMENTS POWERED BY DISQUS