THIS DAY IN HISTORY

  • 773 Captain James Cook becomes 1st to cross Antarctic Circle (66° 33′ S)
  • 1873 A group of Modoc warriors defeats the United States Army in the First Battle of the Stronghold, a part of the Modoc War
  • 1912 Captain Robert Scott’s expedition arrives at the South Pole, one month after Roald Amundsen
  • 1946 United Nations Security Council holds its 1st meeting
  • 1991 Operation Desert Storm begins, with US-led coalition forces bombing Iraq, during the Gulf War

Source: Onthisday.com

 

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