Nowadays is Tuesday, Oct. 13, the 287th day of 2020. There are 79 days remaining in the 12 months.
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On Oct. 13, 1775, the United States Navy experienced its origins as the Continental Congress requested the building of a naval fleet.
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In A.D. 54, Roman Emperor Claudius I died, poisoned seemingly at the behest of his spouse, Agrippina (ag-rih-PEE’-nuh).
In 1792, the cornerstone of the govt mansion, afterwards recognised as the White Residence, was laid by President George Washington for the duration of a ceremony in the District of Columbia.
In 1932, President Herbert Hoover and Main Justice Charles Evans Hughes laid the cornerstone for the U.S. Supreme Court docket constructing in Washington.
In 1943, Italy declared war on Germany, its a single-time Axis husband or wife.
In 1944, through Globe War II, American troops entered Aachen (AH’-kehn), Germany.
In 1960, John F. Kennedy and Richard Nixon held the third televised discussion of their presidential marketing campaign (Nixon was in Los Angeles, Kennedy in New York).
In 1972, a Uruguayan chartered flight carrying 45 individuals crashed in the Andes survivors resorted to feeding off the remains of some of the dead in order to keep alive right until they ended up rescued extra than two months afterwards.
In 1974, longtime tv host Ed Sullivan died in New York Town at age 73.
In 1999, the Senate rejected the In depth Nuclear Check Ban Treaty, with 48 senators voting in favor and 51 against, significantly limited of the 67 essential for ratification.