This Day In History

July 17th, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 17, the 198th day of 2018. There are 167 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On July 17, 1944, during World…


July 16th, 2018

Today in History Today is Monday, July 16, the 197th day of 2018. There are 168 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 16, 1945, the United…


July 15th, 2018

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 15, the 196th day of 2018. There are 169 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 15, 1971, President Richard…


July 14th, 2018

Today in History Today is Saturday, July 14, the 195th day of 2018. There are 170 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 14, 1933, all German…


July 13th, 2018

Today in History Today is Friday, July 13, the 194th day of 2018. There are 171 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 13, 1960, John F….


July 12th, 2018

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 12, the 193rd day of 2018. There are 172 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 12, 1909, the House…


July 11th, 2018

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 11, the 192nd day of 2018. There are 173 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 11, 1804, Vice President…


July 10th, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 10, the 191st day of 2018. There are 174 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 10, 1940, during World…


July 9th, 2018

Today in History Today is Monday, July 9, the 190th day of 2018. There are 175 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 9, 1776, the Declaration…


July 8th, 2018

Today in History Today is Sunday, July 8, the 189th day of 2018. There are 176 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 8, 1776, Col. John…


July 7th, 2018

Today in History Today is Saturday, July 7, the 188th day of 2018. There are 177 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 7, 1865, four people…


July 6th, 2018

Today in History Today is Friday, July 6, the 187th day of 2018. There are 178 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On July 6, 1957, Althea Gibson…


July 5th, 2018

Today in History Today is Thursday, July 5, the 186th day of 2018. There are 179 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 5, 1947, Larry Doby…


July 4th, 2018

Today in History Today is Wednesday, July 4, the 185th day of 2018. There are 180 days left in the year. This is Independence Day. Today’s Highlight in History: On July…


July 3rd, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, July 3, the 184th day of 2018. There are 181 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 3, 1863, the three-day…


July 2nd, 2018

    Today in History Today is Monday, July 2, the 183rd day of 2018. There are 182 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 2, 1937,…


July 1st, 2018

Today is Sunday, July 1, the 182nd day of 2018. There are 183 days left in the year. This is Canada Day. Today’s Highlight in History: On July 1, 1867, Canada…


June 30th, 2018

Children wear white masks with a red X over the mouth to symbolize their view that Spain’s Prime Minister Jose Luis Rodriguez Zapatero is silencing traditional Spanish families, during a demonstration…


June 29th, 2018

Today is Friday, June 29, the 180th day of 2018. There are 185 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On June 29, 1927, the first trans-Pacific airplane flight…


June 28th, 2018

Today is Thursday, June 28, the 179th day of 2018. There are 186 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On June 28, 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed the…