Remembrance on March 17
1521, Ferdinand Magellan discovered the Philippines.
1753, First official St. Patrick's Day.
1766, Britain repealed Stamp Act.
1833, Phoenix Society formed in New York.
1845, RuClick here
Remembrance on March 13
1869, Arkansas legislature passed an anti-Klan law.
1884, U.S. adopted the Standard Time.
1913, Kansas legislature approved censorship of motion pictures.
1921, Mongolia got indeClick here
Remembrance on March 12
1365, University of Vienna founded.
1609, Bermuda becomes an English colony.
1642, Abel Tasman is the first European in New Zealand.
1664, New Jersey becomes a British colony.
Remembrance on March 11
1702, First English daily newspaper "Daily Courant" published.
1779, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers established.
1918, Moscow became the capital of revolutionary Russia.
1935, Bank of Canada opened.
Remembrance on March 10
1535, Bishop Tomas de Berlanga discovered Galapagos Islands.
1847, First money minted in Hawaii.
1862, U.S. issued first paper money.
1862, Great Britain and France recognized the independence of ZanzibaClick here
Remembrance on March 08
1813, First concerto of Royal Philharmonic.
1855, First train crosses and first U.S. railway suspension bridge in Niagara Falls.
1896, Volunteers of America formed in New York City.
1910, French aviator Click here
Remembrance on February 28
1749, First edition of Henry Fielding's' "Tom Jones" was published.
1759, Pope Clement XIII allows Bible to be translated into various languages.
1810, First U.S. fire insurance joint-stock company orgClick here
Remembrance on February 27
1557, First Russian Embassy opened in London.
1700, Pacific Island of New Britain discovered.
1813, First federal vaccination legislation enacted.
1844, Dominican Republic got independence from Haiti.Click here
Remembrance on February 26
1834, First U.S. interstate crime compact between New York and New Jersey ratified.
1870, First New York City subway line opened.
1914, New York Museum of Science and Industry incorporated.
1930, FirsClick here
Remembrance on February 24
1791, First Bank of U.S. chartered.
1793, First cabinet meeting at George Washington's home.
1837, First U.S. electric printing press patented by Thomas Davenport.
1862, Paper currency introduced in UClick here
Remembrance on February 24
1821, Mexico got independence from Spain
1857, First perforated U.S. postage stamps delivered to the government.
1895, Cuban war for independence started.
1918, Estonia got independence from Russia.Click here
Remembrance on February 23
1455, Johannes Gutenberg printed first Bible book.
1813, First U.S. raw cotton-to-cloth mill founded in Waltham.
1822, Boston is incorporated as a city.
1883, Alabama became the first U.S. state to enClick here
Remembrance on February 19
1831, First practical U.S. coal-burning locomotive makes first trial run in Pennsylvania.
1846, Texas state government formally installed in Austin.
1878, Thomas Alva Edison paClick here
Remembrance on February 12
1733, Georgia founded by James Oglethorpe.
1772, Yves de Kerguelen of France discovered Kerguelen Archipelago.
1793, First U.S. fugitive slave law passed.
1818, Chile got indeClick here
Remembrance on February 09
1540, The first recorded race meet in England.
1822, American Indian Society organized.
1863, Fire extinguisher patented by Alanson Crane.
1867, Nebraska became the 37th U.S. Click here
Remembrance on February 07
1301, Edward of Caernarvon became the first English Prince of Wales.
1818, First successful U.S. educational magazine "Academician" started in New York City
1900, Labour Party Click here
Remembrance on February 06
1778, France recognized U.S. signs treaty of aid in Paris.
1788, Massachusetts became the 6th state to ratify the constitution.
1815, New Jersey issued the first U.S. railroad Click here
Remembrance on January 22
1673, Postal service between New York and Boston inaugurated.
1814, First Knights Templar grand encampment in the U.S. held in New York City.
1857, National Association of BasebClick here
Remembrance on January 21
1677, First medical publication in America (pamphlet on smallpox); Boston.
1789, First American novel WH Brown's "Power of Sympathy" was published.
1799, Edward Jenner's smallpoClick here