On This Day

On This Day in 1992

October 13, 2017 Pryce Robertson 0

What happened on this day in history: A commercial flight record was set by an Air France supersonic jetliner, the Concorde, for circling the Earth in approximately 32 hours […]

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On This Day in 1942

October 12, 2017 Pryce Robertson 0

What happened on this day in history: During World War II, Attorney General Francis Biddle announced that Italian nationals in the U.S.A. would no longer […]

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On This Day in 1984

October 10, 2017 Pryce Robertson 0

What happened on this day in history: The U.S. Congress passed the 2nd Boland Amendment which outlawed solicitation of 3rd-party countries to support the Contras. […]

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On This Day in 1931

October 5, 2017 Pryce Robertson 0

What happened on this day in history: Clyde Pangborn and Hugh Herndon landed in Washington after flying non-stop across the Pacific Ocean. The flight originated […]