March 1, 2008 in Nation/World

Lottery numbers

The Spokesman-Review
 

Friday’s Washington Daily Game:

0-3-8.

Friday’s Washington Keno:

2-3-5-7-11- 20-21-27-29-31-33- 34-42-47-54-55-70-71-74-80.

Friday’s Mega Millions: 5-17-22-26-55.

Mega Ball: 38

Today in history

1781: The Continental Congress declared the Articles of Confederation to be in force, following ratification by Maryland.

1790: President Washington signed a measure authorizing the first U.S. Census.

1864: Rebecca Lee Crumpler became the first black woman to receive an American medical degree, from the New England Female Medical College in Boston.

1872: President Grant signed a measure creating Yellowstone National Park.

1932: Charles A. Lindbergh Jr., the 20-month-old son of Charles and Anne Lindbergh, was kidnapped from the family home near Hopewell, N.J. (Remains identified as those of the child were found the following May.)

1954: Puerto Rican nationalists opened fire from the gallery of the U.S. House of Representatives, wounding five congressmen.

1961: President Kennedy established the Peace Corps.


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