Today in History
What happened on the 25th of October in history?
Author Geoffrey Chaucer dies in London.
Battle of Agincourt Welsh longbow defeats the armored knight
Giovanni Cassini discovers Iapetus satellite of Saturn.
Iapetus moon of Saturn Discovered by Giovanni Cassini
George III ascends the British throne.
Erie Canal opens for business in NY
The Light Brigade charges (Battle of Balaklava) (Crimean War)
Senate begins investigating Teapot Dome scandals of Harding admin.
1st scheduled transcontinental air service began
1st electronic wrist watch placed on sale NYC
Stevenson demands USSR amb Zorin answer regarding Cuban missle bases saying "I am prepared to wait for my answer until hell freezes over
UN General Assembly admits Mainland China & expels Taiwan.
Roy Disney dedicates Walt Disney World
USSR Venera 10 made day Venus landing
US invades Grenada a country 1/2000 its population.
Rangers beat Devils 11-2