Posted: Feb 07, 2018 12:00 PM MST
Updated: Feb 07, 2018 12:26 PM MST
Bird flu has killed at least 30 swans from Queen Elizabeth's flock, with more expected to succumb to the disease, UK officials say.
The Post Office is born, World War II gets its first flying ace, John Glenn becomes the first American to orbit the Earth, and a fire at a Great White concert leaves 100 dead, all on this day.
Since the first modern Olympics in 1896, new events have come and gone. Check out just some of the sports that once were part of the Olympics.