Today in history

TODAY IN HISTORY

1908

President Theodore Roosevelt proclaimed the Grand Canyon National Monument.

1927

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.

1935

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.

2020

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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  • Posted On: 1/11/2021 10:56:00 AM
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