June 10, 2015

June In History

The Bill of Rights, the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, was first proposed by James Madison (1789). The typewriter was patented by Luther Sholes (1868). The Statue of Liberty arrived in New York City's harbor from France (1885). Allied forces landed in Normandy, France, known as D-Day (1944). The first Chevrolet Corvette was produced in Flint, Michigan (1953). The Apple II computer was released for sale at a price of $1,298, offering just 4K of memory (1977). “American Idol” premiered on FOX