Celebrate and remember your favourite historical events.

1776 - Declaration of Independence

1776 - Declaration of Independence
July 4th 1776 - Celebrate America's independence from Great Britain.

1867 - Canadian Confederation

1867 - Canadian Confederation
July 1st 1867 - Celebrate Canada's Confederation with the signing of the British North American Act.

1918 - Armistice Day

1918 - Armistice Day
Celebrate the end of The Great War! Originally known as Armistice Day - November 11th 1918.

1945 - V.E. Day

1945 - V.E. Day
May 8, 1945 - Victory in Europe Day - the date when the WWII Allies accepted the unconditional surrender of the armed forces of Nazi Germany & the end of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich.

1959 - Music Died

1959 - Music Died
Honor the three Rock n Roll stars at lost their lives in a plane crash in 1959 - Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, & The Big Bopper.

1963 - I Have a Dream

1963 - I Have a Dream
August 28th 1963 - Civil Rights lead Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. recited his famous I have a Dream speech in Washington, D.C.

1963 - JFK Assassination

1963 - JFK Assassination
November 22nd 1963 - The assassination of US President John F. Kennedy in Dallas, Texas. Was it just Lee Harvey Oswald or were there more?

1969 - Man Lands on the Moon

1969 - Man Lands on the Moon
July 20th 1969 - Neil Armstrong & Buzz Aldrin landed on the Moon in the Sea of Tranquility in the Apollo 11 lunar module. On July 21st they became the first humans to walk on the Moon.

1977 - Elvis Died

1977 - Elvis Died
August 16th 1977 - The King of Rock and Roll, Elvis Presley was found dead on the bathroom floor of Graceland in Memphis.


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