Tuesday, Sep. 17th 2002 at 6pm
Des Moines, IA, United States
Des Moines, IA
Facts of Month1.The Constitution was completed and signed by a majority of the delegates attending the constitutional convention in Philadelphia.
2.He bloodiest day in U.S. military history occurred at the Battle of Antietam when more than 23,000 were killed or wounded.
3.Heather Whitestone of Alabama became the first deaf Miss America.
4. 260th day of the year
5.105 days remaining until the end of the year.
1. Francis Scott Key finishes his poem "Defence of Fort McHenry", later to be the lyrics of "The Star-Spangled Banner".
2.The Wright Flyer flown by Orville Wright, with Lieutenant Thomas Selfridge as passenger, crashes, killing Selfridge. He becomes the first airplane fatality.
3.The first Space Shuttle, Enterprise, is unveiled by NASA.
4. The United States Constitution is signed in Philadelphia.
5. American abolitionist Harriet Tubman escapes from slavery.
Facts of Year
1.Iran bans the advertising of United States products.
2. NASA's 2001 Mars Odyssey space probe begins to map the surface of Mars using its thermal emission imaging system.
3.The 2002 Winter Olympics are held in Salt Lake City, Utah.
4. The Funeral of Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother takes place in Westminster Abbey, London.
5. In Moscow, United States President George W. Bush and Russian President Vladimir Putin sign the Strategic Offensive Reductions Treaty to replace the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty of 1972 and the START II Treaty of 1993.
13th Birthday got my first phone.
7th birthday got my first Ipod touch
11th birthday went to skyzone for the first time