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
She was awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by Gerald Ford on January 10, 1977 for transforming the American landscape. Who is she?
Today's Birthday Horoscope
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