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History Trivia

December 12, 2006

Today in . . .

– 1915, “singer-actor Frank Sinatra was born in Hoboken, N.J.” [Source: NYT]
– 1925, “the first motel – the ‘Motel Inn’ – opened, in San Luis Obispo, Calif.” [Source: NYT]
– 2000, “a divided U.S. Supreme Court halted the presidential recount in Florida, effectively making Republican George W. Bush the winner.” [Source: NYT]

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