today in history
The Federal Reserve System was created as President Woodrow Wilson signed the Federal Reserve Act.
The first successful human kidney transplant took place in Boston as a surgical team removed a kidney from 23-year-old Ronald Herrick and implanted it in histwin brother, Richard.
The experimental airplane Voyager, piloted by Dick Rutan and Jeana Yeager, completed the first nonstop, nonrefueled, round-the-world flight when it returned to Edwards Air Force Base.
The government anno...