Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1870: The construction of the Brooklyn Bridge begins (more info)

1938: The March of Dimes is established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt (more info)

1977: Apple Computer is incorporated (more info)

1987: Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (more info)

1990: Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega surrenders to American forces to face charges of drug trafficking (more info)

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