1810 – Author Margaret Fuller, America’s first true feminist, was born in Cambridge, MA.
1846 – Arabella Mansfield, the first woman admitted into the legal profession in the U.S., was born in Burlington, IA.
1879 – Iowa State College in Ames, IA, was established as the first veterinary school in the U.S.
1911 – The New York Public Library, the largest marble structure ever built in the U.S., was dedicated in New York City.
1934 – Police from Louisiana and Texas killed outlaws Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow near Sailes, LA.