1831: the first steam locomotive began its first trip between Schenectady & Albany, NY.
Alva Fisher helped to make the slave chore of washing clothes easier with the first electric washer
Betty Boop dixie dishes appeared in 1930
1973 - The U.S. Senate committee investigating the Watergate affair filed suit against President Richard Nixon.
1974 - U.S. PresidentRichard Nixon formally resigned. Gerald R. Ford took his place, and became the 38th president of the U.S.
1981 - Major league baseball teams resumed play at the conclusion of the first mid-season players’ strike.
What was your most remarkable moment on this date through the years??