TODAY: June 17 in History
Jun. 17, 2014
1775 - The Battle of Bunker Hill (pictured above). If you don't remember what that is, shame on you. And brush up on your American History.
1885 - We get the Statue of Liberty.
1898 - M.C. Escher (Maurits Cornelis) was born. His nursery as a baby looked a little something like this:
1970 - Orville Willis Forte IV was born. You might know him as Will Forte.
1991 - Apartheid in South Africa ends.
1994 - O.J. Simpson was arrested. The first time.