Today in History

Listings for Saturday, January 11, 2020.

Birthdays:


Events:
  • 1642 Isaac Newton is elected a member of Royal Society
  • 1787 Titania & Oberon, moons of Uranus, discovered by William Herschel
  • 1813 First pineapples planted in Hawaii.
  • 1935 1st woman to fly solo across Pacific left Honolulu, AE Putnam
  • 1935 Amelia Earhart flies from Hawaii to California, non-stop
  • 1975 Soyuz 17 is launched
  • 2001 AOL and Time Warner complete merger.

That's all for today.



Today In History