Spanish Influenza breaks out, Janet Reno is confirmed as the first female attorney general, and a massive earthquake and tsunami cripple Japan, all on this day.
1936: Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia is born in Trenton, New Jersey. He was appointed by President Ronald Reagan in 1986 and was the longest-serving justice currently on the court at the time of his sudden death at the age of 79 on Feb. 13, 2016.
Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
Library of Congress
Warner Bros. Entertainment
Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images
Kevin Winter/Getty Images
Warner Bros. Pictures
FreeImages.com/tim & annette
iStock / mangostock
Julie Denesha/Getty Images
Egyptian Armed Forces
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.