Today In History

1620: Peregrine White was born aboard the Mayflower in Massachusetts Bay - the first child born of English parents in present-day New England.

1789: New Jersey became the first state to ratify the Bill of Rights.

1945: 24 Nazi leaders went on trial before an international war crimes tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany.

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