This day in history...
Nixon announces visit to communist China, 1971
Lafayette selected colonel-general of the National Guard of Paris, 1789
Ford Motor Company takes its first order, 1903
CSS Arkansas attacks Union ships, 1862
Nixon announces trip to China, 1971
A notorious English killer is executed, 1953
John Walker Lindh accepts plea bargain, 2002
Volcano buries victims in fiery mud, 1888
Rembrandt born, 1606
Pike expedition sets out, 1806
Mariner 4 studies Martian surface, 1965
Versace murdered in Cunanan killing spree, 1997
Die Hard debuts, makes Bruce Willis a movie star, 1988
Iris Murdoch is born, 1919
Columbia Records drops...