Sunday, January 14, 2018
History for January 14 - On-This-Day.com
Benedict Arnold 1741, Albert Schweitzer 1875, William Bendix 1906
Andy Rooney 1919, Tom Tryon 1926, Jack Jones 1938
1784 - The United States ratified a peace treaty with England ending the Revolutionary War.
1907 - An earthquake killed over 1,000 people in Kingston, Jamaica.
1954 - Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio were married. The marriage only lasted nine months.
1954 - The Hudson Motor Car Company merged with Nash-Kelvinator. The new company was called the American Motors Corporation.
1963 - George C. Wallace was sworn in as governor of Alabama.
1972 - NBC-TV debuted "Sanford & Son."
1998 - Whitewater prosecutors questioned Hillary Rodham Clinton at the White House for 10 minutes about the gathering of FBI background files on past Republican political appointees.
1999 - The impeachment trial of U.S. President Clinton began in Washington, DC.