A bit of October 27th history…
312 - Roman Emperor Constantine the Great is said to have received his famous Vision of the Cross
1795 - Pinckney’s Treaty signed by Spain and US, establishing the southern boundary of the US and giving Americans right to navigate the Mississippi River
1838 - Missouri governor Lilburn Boggs issues the Extermination Order, which orders all Mormons to leave the state or be exterminated
1938 - DuPont announces its new synthetic fiber will be called “nylon”
1962 - Black Saturday during the Cuban Missile Crisis - an American spy plane is shot down over Cuba and the navy drops warning depth charges on Soviet submarines
2019 - Wes Studi is 1st Native American actor to receive an Oscar, an honorary award for career achievement (pictured from “Last of the Mohicans”)
A bit of October 27th history… 312 - Roman Emperor Constantine...