Mike Corthell

Mike Corthell
Editor & Publisher at Fryeburg Free Press MEDIA

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

January 08, 2013 On This Day in History























Crazy Horse fights last battle1877

AMERICAN REVOLUTION
President George Washington delivers first State of the Union1790
AUTOMOTIVE
Bugatti brother commits suicide1916
CIVIL WAR
Confederate General James Longstreet born,1821
COLD WAR
Chinese leader Zhou Enlai dies1976
CRIME
Congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords injured in shooting rampage,2011
DISASTER
Cargo plane crashes into crowded market1996
GENERAL INTEREST
Astronomer Galileo dies in Italy1642
The Battle of New Orleans1815
Congress expands suffrage in nation's capital1867
Allies retreat from Gallipoli1916
Wilson announces his 14 Points1918
Mona Lisa exhibited in Washington1962
HOLLYWOOD
William Randolph Hearst stops Citizen Kane ads,1941
LITERARY
Ragtime wins the National Book Critics Circle Award1976
MUSIC
Elvis Presley receives his first guitar1946
OLD WEST
Crazy Horse fights his final battle1877
PRESIDENTIAL
Jackson leads troops to victory at New Orleans,1815
Wilson delivers Fourteen Points speech1918
SPORTS
Music City Miracle2000
VIETNAM WAR
Operation Cedar Falls is launched1967
Peace talks resume in Paris1973
WORLD WAR I
Wilson outlines the Fourteen Points1917
WORLD WAR II
Mussolini questions Hitler's plans1940