Published On : Thu, Jul 4th, 2013
todayinhistory | By Nagpur Today Nagpur News

Today in History, July 4

4th july

U.S. declares independence, 1776

American Revolution

American colonies declare independence, 1776

Automotive

Fiat unveils the “Nuova Cinquecento”, 1957

Cold War

Soviets rock for peace, 1987

General Interest

Death of the founding fathers, 1826

 

Pathfinder lands on Mars, 1997

 

Hollywood

Playwright and screenwriter Neil Simon born, 1927

Presidential

Thomas Jefferson and John Adams die, 1826

World War I

U.S. troops march through Paris to Lafayette’s tomb, 1917

World War II

Polish general fighting for justice dies tragically, 1943