History August 31st

Discussion in 'History' started by Zsandmann, Aug 30, 2004.

  1. Zsandmann

    Zsandmann Premium Member

    On this day in history:

    1886 1st major earthquake recorded in eastern US, at Charleston, SC
    1887 Thomas A Edison patents Kinetoscope, (produces moving pictures)
    1954 Census Bureau established
    1997 Princess Diana Dies