History: What Happened Today?
- In 1870, Ada Kepley becomes the first female law college graduate.
- In 1936, "Gone With the Wind" by Margaret Mitchell, published.
- In 1953, Chevrolet manufactured the first Corvette.
- In 1973, Observers aboard Concorde jet observe 72-min solar eclipse.
- In 1977, US Railway Post Office final train run (NY to Wash DC)
- Famous Birthdays: Michael Phelps (Olympic swimmer), Lena Horne (singer), Harry Blackstone, Jr (magician)
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