Thursday, June 8, 2017

Day 159 - This day in legal and military history

June 8

WORLD Oceans Day

NATIONAL Best Friends Day

NATIONAL Name Your Poison Day


Today in legal and military [and occasional oddities] history

1861 Tennessee votes to secede from the Union and join the Confederacy

1953 The Supreme Court forbids segregated lunch counters in Washington DC

1982 President Reagan became the first American chief executive to address a joint session of the British Parliament

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