On This Day: March 07th

This is 67th day of the year and 299 days remain in the year.

in history
Daniel Webster gave a three-hour speech endorsing the Compromise of 1850.
Alexander Graham Bell received a patent for the telephone.
Adolf Hitler broke the Treaty of Versailles and the Locarno Pact when he ordered troops to march into the Rhineland.
During World War II, U.S. troops crossed the bridge at Remagen, the first incursion into Germany by Allied forces.
Peaceful civil rights demonstrators marching from Selma, Ala., are brutally attacked with billy clubs and tear gas by police on the Edmund Pettus Bridge. The event is later called “Bloody Sunday.”
Iran broke off diplomatic relations with Britain over Salman Rushdie's novel Satanic Verses.
V. Gene Robinson of New Hampshire was invested as the first openly gay Episcopal Church bishop.
John R. Bolton was nominated by President Bush to be U.S. ambassador to the UN.
March 07 Birthdays
Luther Burbank1849–1926, American Horticulturist.
Bryan Cranstonactor
Piet Mondrianartist
Michael Eisnerbusinessman
Ivan Lendltennis player
Maurice Ravelcomposer
Sir John Herschelmathematician
Janet Guthrieauto racer

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