This was 25th day of the year and 340 days remained in the year.
United Mine Workers of America was founded.
Alexander Graham Bell inaugurated transcontinental telephone service.
The first Winter Olympic games opened at Chamonix, France.
President John F. Kennedy held the first presidential news conference carried live on radio and television.
Charles Manson was found guilty of murdering Sharon Tate and six others.
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