Rhonda Burgin‘s Today in History
Originally shared by Rhonda Burgin
History for February 14th… #Todayinhistory
1778 – The Star and Stripes (U.S. flag) makes its first appearance at a foreign port, flying aboard the ship Ranger, as it arrives in France.
1895 – Oscar Wilde’s final play, „The Importance of Being Earnest,” opens in London.
1899 – Voting machine is approved by Congress for federal elections.
1920 – The League of Women Voters is founded in Chicago, Illinois.
1946 – The Bank of England is nationalized