Today in History

Listings for Thursday, October 13, 2022.

Birthdays:


Events:
  • 1775 Continental Congress establishes a navy
  • 1792 George Washington lays the cornerstone of the Executive Mansion
  • 1969 Soyuz 8 is launched
  • 1985 13th Space Shuttle Mission - Challenger 6 is launched
  • 1987 1st military use of trained dolphins, by US Navy in Persian Gulf.
  • 1997 John Denver dies when his plane crashes into San Fransico bay.

That's all for today.



Today In History