Today in History Historical Events for 21st February 2018 <p><b><a href="">1848</a></b> - Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish "The Communist Manifesto" in London<br> <b><a href="">1864</a></b> - 1st US Catholic parish church for blacks dedicated, Baltimore<br> <b><a href="">1866</a></b> - Lucy B Hobbs (Taylor) becomes 1st US woman to earn a DDS degree<br> <b><a href="">1919</a></b> - Revolutionary strike in Barcelona<br> <b><a href="">1939</a></b> - Belgian government of Pierlot forms<br> <b><a href="">1952</a></b> - Bangladesh Martyrs Day (martyrs of Bengali Language Movement)<br> <b><a href="">1958</a></b> - "Portotino" opens at Adelphi Theater NYC for 3 performances<br> <b><a href="">1979</a></b> - Japan launches Hakucho X-ray satellite and Corsa-B (550/580 km)<br> <b><a href="">1987</a></b> - Cindy Rarick wins LPGA Tsumura Hawaiian Ladies Golf Open<br> <b><a href="">1987</a></b> - Syrian army marches into Beirut</p> <p><a href="">More Historical Events &raquo;</a></p><img src="" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Wed, 21 Feb 2018 05:03:02 Z 2018-02-21 05:03 +00:00 2018-02-20 23:03 -06:00