Friday, June 12th
- National Peanut Butter Cookie Day
This Day in History:
1790 - A 'Red Globe' was being reported by many people, flying over France.
1939 - The Baseball Hall of Fame opened in Cooperstown, New York.
1967 - The US Supreme Court in Loving v. Virginia declared all US state laws which prohibit interracial marriage to be unconstitutional.
1987 - "Mr. Gorbachev, open this gate. Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall." - Ronald Reagan, referring to the Berlin Wall.
Quote of the Day:
“Ignorance, allied with power, is the most ferocious enemy justice can have."
– James Baldwin