The law, sponsored by Senator Bam Aquino and authored by Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto, provides free tuition for students in state colleges and universities. #TodayInHistory pic.twitter.com/rlQJczwMIF
#TodayinHistory | 1492: Christopher Columbus embarks on his first Trans-Atlantic voyage to find India pic.twitter.com/H9HxPj7huG
#OnThisDay: On August 2, 1925, the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters, a labor union for African American employees of the Pullman Company, was organized. A. Philip Randolph was its first president. #history #labor #TodayinHistory pic.twitter.com/I6WRKm0YsW
#TodayinHistory | 2014: 6.1 magnitude earthquake kills at least 617 people in Yunnan, China pic.twitter.com/e95zgLIqc8
#TodayinHistory | 1958: USS Nautilus submarine travels under the North Pole pic.twitter.com/Y86UTZ9x5q
2 Aug 1776
Actual signing (by some) of the Declaration of Independence, the language for which was adopted on 4 Jul 1776.
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August 1, 527 – Justinian I becomes the sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire. #TodayInHistory pic.twitter.com/ikbbwzMypw
#TodayinHistory | 2004: The Statue of Liberty's Pedestal reopens for tourists post the 9/11 attacks pic.twitter.com/kWjL2WEDok
July 31, 2012 – Michael Phelps breaks the record set in 1964 by Larisa Latynina for the most medals won at the Olympics. #TodayInHistory pic.twitter.com/nuLGW9D9VK
29 Jul 1776
Patriot forces invade Cherokee territory at North-Carolina to discourage alliance with British.
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Today in 1955, Elvis performed at the Fairgrounds in Tupelo, Mississippi. This was his first appearance in Tupelo since his appearance at age ten in a singing competition.
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#TodayinHistory | 1990: Iraq invades Kuwait, eventually triggering the Gulf War pic.twitter.com/VH8cTuXBnd
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1 Aug 1777
Burgoyne reaches the Hudson after spending a month crossing 23 miles of wilderness from Lake Champlain.
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#TodayinHistory | 1939: Einstein requests U.S. President to create atomic weapons programme pic.twitter.com/74cBh3X9Dl
#TodayinHistory | 1870: Tower Subway, the world's first underground tube railway, opens in London pic.twitter.com/Hd3fLLvbB1
July 28, 1951, inilabas ang 13th animated feature ng Walt Disney Production, ang “Alice in Wonderland”. #TodayInHistory
28 Jul 1776
Declaration of Independence received with cheers by solders when read at Fort Ticonderoga, New-York.
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August 2, 1858 – The Government of India Act 1858 replaces Company rule in India with that of the British Raj. #TodayInHistory pic.twitter.com/MDH4aIUds1
#TodayinHistory | 1946: World's 1st themed amusement park "Santa Claus Land" opens in the US pic.twitter.com/y2jjdvweHk