This Day In History

October 17th, 2018

Today is Wednesday, Oct. 17, the 290th day of 2018. There are 75 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 17, 1933, Albert Einstein arrived in the…


October 16th, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Oct. 16, the 289th day of 2018. There are 76 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 16, 1793, during the…


October 15th, 2018

Today in History Today is Monday, Oct. 15, the 288th day of 2018. There are 77 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 15, 1991, despite sexual…


October 14th, 2018

Today in History Today is Sunday, Oct. 14, the 287th day of 2018. There are 78 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 14, 1960, the idea…


October 13th, 2018

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 13, the 286th day of 2018. There are 79 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 13, 1999, the Senate…


October 12th, 2018

Today in History Today is Friday, Oct. 12, the 285th day of 2018. There are 80 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 12, 1973, President Richard…


October 11th, 2018

Today in History Today is Thursday, Oct. 11, the 284th day of 2018. There are 81 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 11, 1991, testifying before…


October 10th, 2018

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Oct. 10, the 283rd day of 2018. There are 82 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 10, 1973, Vice President…


October 9th, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Oct. 9, the 282nd day of 2018. There are 83 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 9, 1776, a group…


October 8th, 2018

Today in History Today is Monday, Oct. 8, the 281st day of 2018. There are 84 days left in the year. Today is Columbus Day in the United States and Thanksgiving…


October 7th, 2018

Today in History Today is Sunday, Oct. 7, the 280th day of 2018. There are 85 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 7, 1991, University of…


October 6th, 2018

Today in History Today is Saturday, Oct. 6, the 279th day of 2018. There are 86 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 6, 1979, Pope John…


October 5th, 2018

Today in History Today is Friday, Oct. 5, the 278th day of 2018. There are 87 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 5, 1983, Solidarity founder…


October 4th, 2018

Today in History Today is Thursday, Oct. 4, the 277th day of 2018. There are 88 days left in the year. Today’s Highlights in History: On Oct. 4, 1957, the Space…


October 3rd, 2018

Today in History Today is Wednesday, Oct. 3, the 276th day of 2018. There are 89 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 3, 1995, the jury…


October 2nd, 2018

Today in History Today is Tuesday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2018. There are 90 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 2, 1944, German troops…


October 1st, 2018

Today in History Today is Monday, Oct. 1, the 274th day of 2018. There are 91 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 1, 1908, Henry Ford…


September 30th, 2018

Today in History Today is Sunday, Sept. 30, the 273rd day of 2018. There are 92 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 30, 1962, James Meredith,…


September 29th, 2018

Today in History Today is Saturday, Sept. 29, the 272nd day of 2018. There are 93 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 29, 1978, Pope John…


September 28th, 2018

Today in History Today is Friday, Sept. 28, the 271st day of 2018. There are 94 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Sept. 28, 1787, the Congress…