U.S. Senate ratified the Rush-Bagot Treaty
establishing an unguarded border betweem the
United States and Canada.
1862 Slavery was abolished in
the District of Columbia.
1964 The Rolling Stones released
their first album.
he mission of the United Nations
Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
is to contribute to the building of peace,
eradication of poverty, sustainable development
and intercultural dialogue through education, the
sciences, culture, communication and information.