Today in history
TODAY IN HISTORY
President Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Monument.
The creation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences was proposed during a dinner of Hollywood luminaries at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.
Aviator Amelia Earhart began an 18-hour trip from Honolulu to Oakland, California, that made her the first person to fly solo across any part of the Pacific Ocean.
Health authorities in the central Chinese city of Wuhan reported the first death from what had been identified as a new type of coronavirus.
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