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Today in History - January 14th
1639 - Today in history, Connecticut's first constitution was adopted.
1784 - The United States approved a peace treaty with England ending the Revolutionary War.
1858 - On this day in history, French emperor Napoleon III escaped an attempt on his life.
1882 - The Myopia Hunt Club became the first country club in the United States.
1943 - Today in history, Franklin D. Roosevelt became the first U.S. President to fly in an airplane while in office.
1952 - NBC's "Today" show premiered.
1954 - On this day in history, The Hudson Motor Car Company merged with Nash-Kelvinator, and called itself the American Motors Corporation.
1994 - President Clinton and Russian President Yeltsin signed an accord to stop aiming missiles at any nation and to dismantle the nuclear arsenal of Ukraine.
1999 - Today in history, the impeachment trial of President Clinton began in Washington, DC.
2002 - NBC's "Today" celebrated its 50th anniversary on television.
2004 - On this day in history in St. Louis, a Lewis and Clark Exhibition opened at the Missouri History Museum.
SCIENCE, DISCOVERIES, TRADEMARKS - Today in History, January 14th
1873 - John Hyatt's invention 'Celluloid' was registered as a trademark.
1878 - Today in history, Alexander Graham Bell demonstrated the telephone for Queen Victoria.
1998 - In Dallas, researchers reported an enzyme that slows the aging process and cell death.
2005 - On this day in history, a probe sent back pictures during and after landing on Saturn's moon Titan.
SPORTS - Today in History, January 14th
1951 - The first NFL Pro Bowl All-Star Game was played in Los Angeles, California.
1973 - Today in history, The Miami Dolphins defeated the Washington Redskins in Super Bowl VII and became the first team to go undefeated in a season.
1985 - Tennis Pro Martina Navratilova won her 100th tournament.
MUSIC HISTORY - Today in History, January 14th
1900 - On this day in history, Giacomo Puccini's opera "Tosca" had its world premiere in Rome.
1960 - Elvis Presley was promoted to Sergeant in the United States Army.
1970 - Today in history, the first Human Be-In took place in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco.
1970 - A display of John Lennon's erotic "Bag One" lithographs opened in London.
1970 - On this day in history, Diana Ross performed for the last time with the Supremes.
1973 - Elvis Presley's "Aloha from Hawaii" concert was broadcast live around the world.
1989 - Today in history, Paul McCartney released his album "Back in the U.S.S.R."
1997 - The Spice Girls debut single "Wannabe" was released in the USA.
FAMOUS BIRTHDAYS - January 14th
Benedict Arnold 1741
Albert Schweitzer 1875
Cecil Beaton 1904
Andy Rooney 1919
Faye Dunaway 1941
L.L. Cool J (James Todd Smith) 1968
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