Today in History http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/historicalevents/~3/-Gg8S_FN_Ec/19 Historical Events for 19th August 2017 <p><b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1561">1561</a></b> - Mary Queen of Scots arrives in Leith, Scotland to assume throne after spending 13 years in France<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1812">1812</a></b> - US warship Constitution defeats British warship Guerriere<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1915">1915</a></b> - Rationing laws go into effect in Netherlands<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1944">1944</a></b> - US 90th/Polish 1st Division occupy Chambois, Normandy<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1953">1953</a></b> - England regained cricket Ashes after winning series 1-0<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1973">1973</a></b> - Pirate World Music Radio (Holland) closes down after 10 years<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1979">1979</a></b> - Sally wins LPGA Barth Golf Classic Little<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1988">1988</a></b> - NY Rangers sign ex-Canadien great Guy LaFluer<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/1993">1993</a></b> - Mattel and Fisher Price toy companies merge<br> <b><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/events/date/2012">2012</a></b> - 32 people are killed after a plane crash in Talodi, Sudan</p> <p><a href="http://www.onthisday.com/today/events.php">More Historical Events &raquo;</a></p><img src="http://feeds.feedburner.com/~r/historicalevents/~4/-Gg8S_FN_Ec" height="1" width="1" alt=""/> Sat, 19 Aug 2017 04:03:01 Z http://www.onthisday.com/events/august/19 2017-08-19 04:03 +00:00 2017-08-18 23:03 -05:00