Wednesday, March 8, 2017

DAY 67 - This day in legal and military history

March 8

NATIONAL Proofreading Day

NATIONAL Peanut Cluster Day

NATIONAL Registered Dietician / Nutritionist Day [second Wednesday in March]

Today in legal and military [and occasional oddities] history

1790 George Washington delivers the first State of the Union address.

1855 The first train crosses Niagara Falls on a suspension bridge. 

1948 The U.S. Supreme Court rules that religious instruction in public schools is unconstitutional.

1913 Internal Revenue Service began to levy and collect income taxes.

1979 Philips demonstrates the Compact Disc publicly for the first time.

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