Monday, February 6, 2017

DAY 37 - This day in legal and military history

February 6

NATIONAL Lame Duck Day [20th Amendment to Constitution became effective, establishing Inauguration Day on January 20]

NATIONAL Frozen Yogurt Day

Today in legal and military [and occasional oddities] history

1788 Massachusetts became the sixth state to join the Union

1838 Samuel Morse first publicly demonstrated his telegraph

1935 Monopoly, the board game, was sold for the first time

1977 Queen Elizabeth marks her Silver Jubilee

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