October 9


Religious dissident and Rhode Island founder, Roger Williams, was banished from the Massachusetts Bay Colony.


For the first time the public was admitted to the Washington Monument.


Aviator Laura Ingalls became the first woman to make a solo transcontinental flight across the United States.


Che Guevara was executed in Bolivia.


Soviet scientist Andrei Sakharov was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his work to end the nuclear arms race.

October 8 | October 10
or choose another day:

or select month and date:

or enter a year:

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards