Today In History
1792: France declared war on Austria, marking the start of the French Revolutionary wars.
1902: Scientists Marie and Pierre Curie isolated the radioactive element radium.
1889: Adolf Hitler was born in Braunau, Austria.
1971: The U.S. Supreme Court upheld the use of busing to achieve school desegregation.
1972: The manned lunar module from Apollo 16 landed on the moon.