The California Gold Rush begins, the Eskimo Pie is patented, Jackie Robinson is elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame, and the first Apple Macintosh goes on sale, all on this day.
1916: In Brushaber v. Union Pacific Railroad, the Supreme Court of the United States declares the federal income tax constitutional.
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
Brad White/Getty Images
Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Baltimore Police Department
Scott Olson/Getty Images
Alex Wong/Getty Images
U.S. Army Signal Corps
Warner Bros. Television
Mike Coppola/Getty Images
Franco Origlia/Getty Image
Courtesy of NOAA/Institute for Exploration/University of Rhode Island
It's easy to upload your photos and/or videos on News8000.com. Once you do, we'll share your upload with the community!
No email address was supplied by
To complete your registration on this site, please supply an address.
Please confirm or modify the email address to which you will have subscription offers sent.
For a more personalized experience, please supply the following optional information.