Posted: Mar 19, 2017 10:04 PM MST
Updated: Mar 19, 2017 10:04 PM MST
George Washington is inaugurated as the first U.S. president, the Louisiana Purchase is completed, Adolf Hitler commits suicide, and Chrysler declares bankruptcy, all on this day.
Protesters gathered April 29 to bring awareness to climate change and to President Donald Trump's stance on the environment.
American troops liberate the Dachau concentration camp, the U.S. begins evacuating American citizens from Saigon, Alfred Hitchcock dies, Roger Clemens sets a strikeout record, and riots consume Los Angeles, all on this day.