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Today in History features the first permanent ARPANET link established between UCLA and Stanford, a not so peaceful Ron Artest and a Happy Birthday to Tweety Bird.
(World Television Day)
Mayflower reaches Provincetown, voyagers sign Mayflower Compact
Edison announces invention of the phonograph
Rebecca Felton of Georgia is sworn in as first woman Senator at the age of 87. She was appointed and served only 1 day.
Columbine Mine Massacre Police use machine guns on striking miners in Serene, Colorado, killing 6.
First permanent ARPANET link established between UCLA and Stanford
Eighty-seven killed in fire at MGM Grand in Las Vegas.
Former US Navy Intelligence Analyst Jonathan Pollard arrested for spying for Israel.
Indiana Pacer’s Ron Artest (aka Meta World Peace) is suspended for the rest of the season following his brawling in the stands with Detroit fans.
Not a Putty-Tat
Baseball Hall of Famer
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL)
Senate Majority Whip
Earl “the Pearl” Monroe
Basketball Hall of Famer
Oscar Winning Actress
Only athlete to win 400 and 800 meters at Olympics
Runner, Irish Senator
Football Hall of Famer
Ken Griffey, Jr.
Future Baseball Hall of Famer