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This Date In History
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1775 – Congress establishes the United States Post Office and names Benjamin Franklin the first US Postmaster General (More info)
1908 – The Office of the Chief Examiner, which later becomes the Federal …
This Day In History
Here's a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
 
1777 – The Stars and Stripes is adopted by Congress as the Flag of the United States (More info)
1789 – Whiskey distilled from maize is first produced by American clergyman the Rev. Elijah Craig (Mo…
This Day In History
Here's a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1966 – The US Supreme Court rules on Miranda v. Arizona, stating police must inform suspects of their rights before questioning them (More info)
1967 – US President Lyndon B. Johnson nominates Solicitor-G…
This Day In History
It's always to look back in our history to see what was happening.  So, here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1692 – At the Salem Witch Trials, Bridget Bishop is hanged for "certaine Detestable Arts called Witchcraft & …
This Day In History
Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:
1898 - China agrees to lease Hong Kong to Britain for 99 years (More info)
1934 - Donald Duck makes his screen debut in 'The Wise Little Hen' (More info)