TO­DAY IN HIS­TORY

New Haven Register (New Haven, CT) - - KICKOFF/FROM THE FRONT PAGE -

TO­DAY’S HIGH­LIGHT Jan. 14, 1963

Ge­orge C. Wal­lace was sworn in as gover­nor of Alabama with the pledge, “Se­gre­ga­tion for­ever!” — a view Wal­lace later re­pu­di­ated.

ON THIS DATE 1943

Pres­i­dent Franklin D. Roo­sevelt, Bri­tish Prime Min­is­ter Win­ston Churchill and French Gen­eral Charles de Gaulle opened a wartime con­fer­ence in Casablanca.

1967

The Six­ties’ “Sum­mer of Love” unof­fi­cially be­gan with a “Hu­man Be-In” in­volv­ing tens of thou­sands of young peo­ple at Golden Gate Park in San Fran­cisco.

1970

Diana Ross and the Supremes per­formed their last con­cert to­gether, at the Fron­tier Ho­tel in Las Ve­gas.

1994

Pres­i­dent Bill Clin­ton and Rus­sian Pres­i­dent Boris Yeltsin signed an ac­cord to stop aim­ing mis­siles at any na­tion; the lead­ers joined Ukrainian Pres­i­dent Leonid Kravchuk in sign­ing an ac­cord to dis­man­tle the nu­clear arse­nal of Ukraine.

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