Daily Run Down: 06/09/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down

  • In 68, Roman Emperor Nero dies.
  • In 1534, Jacques Cartier is the first European to discover the St. Lawrence River.
  • In 1672, Russian emperor Peter the Great is born.
  • In 1717, French Mystic Jeanne Guyon dies.
  • In 1732, James Oglethorpe is granted a royal charter for the colony of the future state of Georgia.
  • In 1762, British forces begin the Siege of Havana.
  • In 1836, Elizabeth Garrett Anderson, English physician and feminist, is born>.
  • In 1856, Five-Hundred Mormons leave Iowa City and head west to Salt Lake City.
  • In 1861, French physicist, Pierre Duhem is born.
  • In 1870, English Author Charles Dickens dies.
  • In 1875, English pharmacologist Henry Hallett Dale is born.
  • In 1873, Alexandra Palace in London burns down after being open sixteen days.
  • In 1915, American guitarist and inventor Les Paul is born.
  • In 1923, The Bulgarian government is taken over in a coup d’etat.
  • In 1934, Donald Duck makes his first appearance.
  • In 1958, Queen Elizabeth II opens London Gatwick Airport.
  • In 1968, President Lyndon B. Johnson declares a national day of mourning following the assassination of Robert F. Kennedy.
  • In 1973, Secretariat wins the Triple Crown.
  • In 2007, Purse Designer, and Real World Star, Frankie Abernathy died.
 

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

There are 19 stories this week.

Daily Run Down 01/10/2013: Morning Edition

Here is this morning’s Daily Run Down.

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CES 2013

Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 110

Look for more news stories this evening.

Daily Run Down 01/02/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Rumors

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 134

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down 01/02/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

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Big News

Recalls

General News

International

Politics

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Tips and Tricks

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Technology

Internet

Mobile

Rumors

Software/Apps

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 134

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down 05/03/2012

Here is today’s Daily Run Down.

Total Number of stories: 294

Look for more stories tomorrow. If an important story has been missed please leave it in the comments.