This Day in History

This Day in History

What Happened on the Day You Were Born?

ANYDAY - Today in History
Historical events and famous birthdays that occurred on a selected day of the year.

Brainy History
Find historical events, birthdays, and deaths that occurred on a selected day of the year.

dMarie Time Capsule
Make a time capsule of fun facts about your birthday. Enter the date and choose from things that happened on the day to create a personalized sheet to print out and save. It includes headlines, famous birthdays, top songs, top television shows, top toys, and top books. Also includes typical consumer prices, Academy Award winners from your chosen year, and U.S. Presidential information. Data is available for the years 1800 through 2002.

On-This-Day.com
Daily historical facts, events, and famous birthdays. Categories include: TV history, the Middle East, World War II, the Civil War, U.S. and presidential history, music history, and sports history.

On This Day
Historical highlights from the New York Times.

This Day in History
Highlights from historical events for each day of the year from History.com. Videos are included. Categories include general interest, the American Revolution, automotive, the Civil War, the Cold War, crime, disaster, entertainment, literary, Hollywood, the Old West, presidential, sports, the Vietnam War, World War I, and World War II.

Today in History: Library of Congress
Presentation of historic facts highlighted by items from the American Memory collections.

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