This Day in History

May 30 in History

Lincoln Memorial dedicated! In other news, the Spanish Armada departs, the first Indy 500 is run, Mel Blanc and Benny Goodman are born, Joan of Arc and Milton Bradley die. Happy Kaamatan!

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Quote of the Day

"You Americans, you treat the Third World in the way an Iraqi peasant treats his new bride. Three days of honeymoon, and then it's off to the fields."

Saddam Hussein, dictator born April 28, 1937