TO­DAY in HIS­TORY

The Korea Times - - OPINION -

1348 — Jews in Zurich Switzer­land are ac­cused of poi­son­ing wells

1784 — First daily news­pa­per in Amer­ica (Penns Packet & Gen­eral Ad­ver­tiser)

1792 — First French Repub­lic de­clared

1897 — NY Sun runs fa­mous “Yes, Vir­ginia there is a Santa Claus” ed­i­to­rial

1922 — Pres­i­dent War­ren G Hard­ing signs a joint res­o­lu­tion of ap­proval to es­tab­lish a Jewish home­land in Pales­tine

1930 — Jo­hann Oster­meyer patents the flash­bulb

1934 — Ty­phoon strikes Hon­shu Is­land Ja­pan, kills 4,000

1949 — Fed­eral Repub­lic of (West) Ger­many cre­ated un­der three-power oc­cu­pa­tion

1949 — Peo­ple’s Repub­lic of China pro­claimed

1964 — Malta gains in­de­pen­dence from Bri­tain

1970 — “Mon­day Night Foot­ball” on ABC pre­miers

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Korea, Republic

© PressReader. All rights reserved.