Happening On This Day In 1950…

Monday, June 30th, 2014 at 1:14 pm

Happening on this day in history: (6/30)

1936 – Margaret Mitchell’s, “Gone with the Wind” is published in New York City.

1950 – President Truman orders U.S. troops into Korea and authorizes the draft.

1953 – The first Corvette rolls off the Chevrolet assembly line in Flint, MI. It sold for a mere $3,250.

1994 – The U.S. Figure Skating Association strips Tonya Harding of the national championship and bans her from the organization for life after an attack on rival Nancy Kerrigan.

2000 – President Bill Clinton signs the “E-signature” bill which gives the same legal validity to an electronic signature as a signature in pen & ink.

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