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Today in History: March 23
Today in History: March 23
Among today's events in history, the first Japanese-Americans evacuated by the U.S. Army during World War II arrived at the internment camp in Manzanar, California in 1942.
Today in History: March 22
Today in History: March 22
Among today's events in history, during Prohibition, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed a measure to make wine and beer containing up to 3.2 percent alcohol legal in 1933.
Today in History: March 21
Today in History: March 21
Among today's events in history, the Alcatraz federal prison island in San Francisco Bay was emptied of its last inmates and closed in 1963.
Today in History: March 20
Today in History: March 20
Among today's events in history, 12 people were killed and more than 5,500 others sickened when the deadly chemical sarin was leaked on five separate subway trains in Tokyo in 1995.
Today in History: March 19
Today in History: March 19
Among today's events in history, President George W. Bush ordered the start of war against Iraq in 2003.
Today in History: March 18
Today in History: March 18
Among today's events in history, nearly 300 people, most of them children, were killed in a natural gas explosion at the New London Consolidated School in Rusk County, Texas in 1937.
Today in History: March 17
Today in History: March 17
Among today's events in history, Gen. Douglas MacArthur arrived in Australia to become supreme commander of Allied forces in the southwest Pacific theater in 1942.
Today in History: March 16
Today in History: March 16
Among today's events in history, Adolf Hitler decided to break the military terms set by the Treaty of Versailles by ordering the rearming of Germany in 1935.
Today in History: March 15
Today in History: March 15
Among today's events in history, Roman dictator Julius Caesar was assassinated by a group of nobles that included Brutus and Cassius in 44 B.C.
Today in History: March 14
Today in History: March 14
Among today's events in history, “Monty Python and the Holy Grail,” a sendup of the legend of King Arthur, had its world premiere in Los Angeles in 1975.