This Week In History

This Week in History

September 21 1912: Bugs Bunny animator Chuck Jones was born in Spokane, Wash. 1937: “The Hobbit” by J.R.R. Tolkein was first published. 1981: Sandra Day…




This Week in History

August 31 1803: Capt. Meriwether Lewis and 2nd Lt. William Clark left Pittsburgh, Pa., headed for St. Louis, Mo., where they would make preparations for…



This Week in History

August 17 1959: An earthquake struck the Madison River Canyon in southwest Montana, causing a massive landslide that buried a highway and a campground, and…





This Week in History

July 13 1923: A sign made of 50-foot-tall wooden letters spelling out “HOLLYWOODLAND” was dedicated in the Hollywood Hills to promote a subdivision. The final…