Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Day 255 - This day in legal and military history

September 12

NATIONAL Chocolate Milk Shake Day

NATIONAL Video Games Day

Today in legal and military [and occasional oddities] history

1609 Henry Hudson began his exploration of the Hudson River

1940 The Lascaux Caves in France, with their prehistoric wall paintings, are discovered

1974 In Boston, Massachusetts, opposition to court-ordered school “busing” turns violent on the opening day of classes

2011 In New York City, the 9/11 Memorial Museum opens to the public

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