1995 - Space Shuttle Discovery launched with first female pilot Eileen Collins
1994 - Bill Clinton lifts trade embargo
1984 - First baby conceived by embryo transplant
1913 - 16th Constitutional Amendment ratified.
1690 - The first paper money in America issued
This Day In Business
2011 - With the internet growing rapidly, the last five remaining IPv4 address blocks are distributed - meaning that Internet Protocol version 6 would begin.
1959 - Don McLean's "The Day The Music Died": Rock and Roll singers died in a plane crash.
1972 - Iran Blizzard: The most lethal snowstorm in world history begins.
2008 - Patriots lose to Giants in the Super Bowl - ending their quest for a perfect 19-0 season.
February 3rd Holiday
Four Chaplains Day - Honors four army chaplains that selflessly sacrificed their lives during World War II
Today's Birthday Trivia
He ran a ballroom dancing school in Kent, England. Who is he?
Today's Birthday Horoscope
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