TODAY IN HISTORY
TODAY’S HIGHLIGHT June 13, 1978
The movie musical “Grease,” starring John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John, had its world premiere in New York.
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German theologian Martin Luther married former nun Katharina von Bora.
During the French Revolution, the National Assembly convened.
Queen Victoria became the first British monarch to ride on a train, traveling from Slough Railway Station to Paddington in 25 minutes.
Aviation hero Charles Lindbergh was honored with a ticker-tape parade in New York City.