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Daily Run Down 06/30/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 1422, The Battle of Arbedo begins.
  • In 1470, Charles VIII of France is born.
  • In 1559, King Henry II of France is mortally wounded in a jousting battle.
  • In 1685, English writer John Gay is born.
  • In 1794, Native Americans, under Blue Jacket, attack Fort Recovery.
  • In 1805, The United States Congress organizes the Michigan Territory.
  • In 1860, An evolutionary debate occurs at Oxford.
  • In 1882, Charles J. Guiteau is hanged.
  • In 1905, Albert Einstein publishes a paper introducing Special Relativity.
  • In 1906, The United States Congress passes the Meat Inspection Act.
  • In 1934, The Night of the Long Knives event occurs.
  • In 1934, German Nazi Officer Karl Ernst dies.
  • In 1947, American businessman Barry Bremen is born.
  • In 1953, The first Chevy Corvette rolls off the assembly line in Flint, Michigan.
  • In 1960, Congro gains independence from Belgium.
  • In 1971, Soviet Astronaut Vladislav Volkov dies.
  • In 1972, The first leap second is added to the UTC time system.
  • In 1987, The Royal Canadian Mint issues the $1 coin, known as a Loonie.
  • In 1997, The United Kingdom transfers sovereignty over Hong Kong to the China.
  • In 2011, American businessman Barry Bremen dies.
 

Look for more current news later today and another Historical Daily Run Down next week.

There are 20 stories this week.

Daily Run Down 06/20/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Recalls

General News

International

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Patents

Internet

Social Networking

Mobile

London/Britain/UK

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 44

Look for more stories tomorrow.

Daily Run Down: 05/26/2013: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down.

  • In 17, Germanicus returns to Rome as a hero.
  • In 604, Benedictine Monk, Augustine of Canterbury, dies.
  • In 946, King Edmund I of England is killed by a their while celebrating St. Augustine’s Mass day.
  • In 1293, An earthquake strikes Kamakuru, Kanagawa Japan, killing 30,000.
  • In 1478, Pope Clement VII is born.
  • In 1647, Alse Young is hanged and is the first person to be executed as a witch in the British American Colonies.
  • In 1783, A Great Jubilee Day is held to celebrate the end of fighting in the American Revolution.
  • In 1830, The Indian Removal Act is passed by the U.S. Congress.
  • In 1883, Irish Astronomer Edward Sabine dies.
  • In 1886, American comedian Al Jolson is born.
  • In 1896, Nicholas II becomes Tsar of Russia.
  • In 1896, Charles Dow publishes the first edition of the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
  • In 1906, The Vauxhall Bridge is opened in London.
  • In 1907, American actor John Wayne is born.
  • In 1943, Charles Horace Mayo, co-founder of the Mayo Clinic, dies.
  • In 1943, American businessman Edsel Ford dies.
  • In 1962, American actor Bobcat Goldthwait was born.
  • In 1972, The United States and the Soviet Union sign the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.
  • In 1998, The United States Supreme Court rules that Ellis Island is mainly in the state of New Jersey.
 

Look for more current news later and another historical Daily Run Down next week.

There are 19 stories this week.

Daily Run Down 02/09/2013: Evening Edition

Here is this evening’s Daily Run Down.

Big News

General News

International

Obits

Health

Science/Space

Financial

Historical

Gaming

Gadgets

Law

Technology

Internet

Social

Mobile

Rumors

Software/Apps

Developer

London/Britain/UK

Personal

Odd

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

Funny

Chicagoland

Total Number of stories: 71

Look for more stories tomorrow.