Once Upon a Time in America (12.15.13)


Dec 15

1791 – The Bill of Rights become law.

Dec 16

1773 – Members of the Sons of Liberty dump crates of tea into Boston harbors as a protest against the Tea Act.

Dec 17

1903 – The Wright Brothers make their first flight in the Wright Flyer at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.
1989 – The first episode of The Simpsons airs.

Dec 18

1787 – New Jersey becomes the 3rd state to ratify the Constitution.
1932 – The first ever NFL Championship game is played at Chicago Stadium between the Chicago Bears and the Portsmouth Spartans.

Dec 19

1998 – President Bill Clinton is impeached by the House of Representatives.

Dec 20

1803 – The Louisiana Purchase is completed at a ceremony in New Orleans.
1860 – South Carolina secedes from the United States.

Dec 21

1620 – The Mayflower Pilgrims land at Plymouth Rock, Massachusetts.


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