The U.S. Weather Bureau made its first observations, 1870.
Pompeii buried by Mt Vesuvius, 79.
Michelangelo’s paintings on ceiling of Sistine Chapel, 1st exhibited, 1512.
Pioneer Daniel Boone born, 1734.
British foreign secretary Arthur J. Balfour, 69, issued the Balfour Declaration, calling for “establishment in Palestine of a national home for the Jewish people.” The document’s recognition of a Jewish nation planted the seed which in 1948 led to an establishment of the modern state of Israel, 1917.
The first U.S. automobile patent granted to George B. Selden, 1895.
Composer John Philip Sousa was born, 1854.
Evangelist Billy Graham was born, 1918.
Madame Marie Sklodowska Curie discovered radium, 1867.
Moody Memorial Church was dedicated, 1925.
U.S. and British forces invaded Nazi-occupied North Africa.
Martin Luther was born in Eisleben, Germany, 1483.
The U.S. Marine Corps was established, 1775.
Armistice Day-WW I ends (at 11 AM on Western Front), 1918.
Hymn writer William Cowper was born, 1731.
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