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This Day in History


AMERICAN REVOLUTION
1796
Congress accepts Colors of the French Republic »
AUTOMOTIVE
1996
GM announces its electric car »
CIVIL WAR
1863
Confederate General Roger Hanson dies »
COLD WAR
1950
The God That Failed published »
CRIME
1964
Boston Strangler strikes again »
DISASTER
1990
Trains collide in Pakistan »
GENERAL INTEREST
1896
Utah enters the Union »
1974
President Nixon refuses to hand over tapes »
1987
Segovia begins final U.S. tour »
1995
104th Congress under Republican control »
HOLLYWOOD
2003
National Society of Film Critics honors The Pianist »
LITERARY
1785
Jacob Grimm is born »
1965
Poet T.S. Eliot dies in London »
MUSIC
1964
Bobby Vinton tops the pop charts with the last #1 single of the pre-Beatles era »
OLD WEST
1847
Colt sells his first revolvers to the U.S. government »
PRESIDENTIAL
1965
L.B.J. envisions a Great Society in his State of the Union address »
SPORTS
2006
Vince Young leads Texas over USC in the Rose Bowl »
VIETNAM WAR
1965
Johnson reaffirms commitment to South Vietnam »
1974
Thieu announces war has resumed »
WORLD WAR I
1913
Alfred von Schlieffen dies »
WORLD WAR II
1944
United States begins supplying guerrilla forces 
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I am a graduate of Northeast Community College with a degree in journalism. I am married to Jeff Gilliland. We have two grown children, Justin and Whitney and four grandchildren, Grayce, Grayhm, Charli and Penelope. I will be covering Lyons, Decatur, Bancroft and Rosalie and am hoping to expand my horizons as time progresses!

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