Daily Run Down: 05/19/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 988, Dunstan, Archbishop of Canterbury, dies.
  • In 1536, Anne Boleyn, Second wife of Henry VIII is beheaded.
  • In 1586, Queen Elizabeth I orders the arrest of Mary, Queen of Scots.
  • In 1749, King George II of Great Britain grants a charter to the Ohio Company for land around the forks of the Ohio River.
  • In 1773, Arthur Aikin, English mineralogist, is born.
  • In 1795, American statesman, and signer of the Declaration of Independence, Josiah Bartlett, dies.
  • In 1828, President John Quincy Adams signs the Tariff of 1828 into law..
  • In 1890, Vietnamese leader Ho Chi Minh is born.
  • In 1897, Oscar Wilde is released from Reading Gaol Prison.
  • In 1921, The U.S. Congress passes the Emergency Quota Act.
  • In 1925, American civil rights leader Malcolm X is born.
  • In 1939, American Astronaut Dick Scobee is born.
  • In 1961, Venera 1 becomes the first man-made object to fly-by another planet.
  • In 1971, American Poet Ogden Nash dies.
  • In 1991, Croatians vote for independence.
 

Look for more current news later and another historical daily run down, next week.

There are 15 stories this week.

Daily Run Down 03/19/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

International

Politics

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Gaming

Reviews

Law

Internet

Social

Mobile

Security

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 45

Look for more news stories this evening.

Daily Run Down 03/18/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Science/Space

Financial

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Reviews

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 52

Look for more news stories this evening.

Daily Run Down 02/25/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Rumors

Security

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 115

Look for more stories tomorrow.