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      Here is what happened on Thursday - April 17th...
      It is day 107 of the year 2014, and there are 258 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

      1837,J.P. Morgan, financed the US.
      1897,Thornton Wilder, American novelist
      1923,Harry Reasoner

      Events On This Day In History...

      1524,New York Harbor discovered by Giovanni Verrazano.
      1853,US Marine Hospital at the Presidio is established.
      1875,The game of "snooker" -- a variation of pool -- is invented by Sir Neville Chamberlain, while on duty in India.
      1895,Treaty of Shimonoseki signed, ends first Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895).
      1941,Office of Price Administration established (handled rationing)
      1961,U.S. invades Cuba's Bay of Pigs.
      1964,The Ford Mustang makes its debut.

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