June 20: What Happened on This Day in History (Elementary Level)?
(Page last edited 10/12/2017)
- In 1863, West Virginia was admitted as the 35th state.
- In 1895, Caroline Baldwin became the first female to earn a PhD.
- In 1966, Sheila Scott completes the first round-the-world solo flight for a female.
- In 1992, Baltimore Orioles introduces the first baseball announcer, Kelly Saunders.
- In 1997, Batman & Robin, the sequel to Batman Forever was released in theatres.
- Famous Birthdays: Nicole Kidman, actress; John Goodman, actor; Lionel Richie, singer; Brian Wilson, singer
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