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In Other News…

July 28, 2006

On this day in history…

1868 14th Amendment adopted
1932 Bonus Marchers evicted by U.S. Army

AMER. REVOLUTION
1776 Sargent and Hutchinson arrive at Horn’s Hook, New York

AUTOMOTIVE
1973 Bonnie & Clyde’s Ford V-8 sold at auction

CIVIL WAR
1864 Battle of Ezra Church begins

COLD WAR
1945 U.S. Senate approves United Nations charter

CRIME
1990 A soft drink containing liquid cocaine kills an unsuspecting drinker

DISASTER
1945 Plane crashes into Empire State Building

ENTERTAINMENT
1948 Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein opens

LEAD STORY
1976 WORST MODERN EARTHQUAKE:

LITERARY
1814 Percy Bysshe Shelley and Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin elope to France

OLD WEST
1923 Indian agent James McLaughlin dies

PRESIDENTIAL
1929 Future first lady Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy is born

VIETNAM WAR
1965 Johnson announces more troops to Vietnam

WALL STREET
1841 Senate passes Fiscal Bank Bill

WORLD WAR I
1914 Austria-Hungary declares war on Serbia

WORLD WAR II
1943 Hamburg suffers a firestorm

1980:  I was born in Las Vegas, NV

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