Excite Today
Advertisement
Today Home
Pet Photo
User Photo
Day in History
Cartoons
This Day in History Add to My Excite

On March 23
1775 During a speech before the second Virginia Convention, revolutionary Patrick Henry responds to the increasingly oppressive British rule over the American colonies by declaring, "Give me liberty or give me death!"
1857 Elisha Otis installs the first modern passenger elevator in a public building at the corner of Broome Street and Broadway in New York City.
1919 Benito Mussolini breaks with the Italian Socialists and establishes the nationalist Fasci di Combattimento, commonly known as the Fascist Party.
1929 The first telephone is installed in the White House.
1942 During World War II, the United States Government begins evacuating Japanese-Americans from West Coast homes and moving them to detention centers.
1965 The first two-person American space flight takes off from Cape Kennedy. Astronauts Virgil Grissom and John Young are aboard.
1972 Evil Knievel breaks 93 bones after successfully jumping 35 cars on his motorcycle.
1983 On national television, President Reagan calls for the development of technology to intercept enemy missiles. The proposal became known as the Strategic Defense Initiative, also dubbed the "Star Wars" program.
1994 Wayne Gretzky broke Gordie Howe's National Hockey League (NHL) career record with his 802nd goal.
1999 NATO Secretary-General Javier Solana gave formal approval for air strikes against Serbian targets


For more Daily Notables:
This Day in Music History by Billboard.com
Today's Birthdays
Positive Quote by PositivePress.com
Daily Motivator by DailyMotivator.com
Word of the Day powered by Kaplan

Home Security

 

 Top Tickets by Category 
Broadway Tickets
Concert Tickets
Bonnie Raitt Tickets
Brantley Gilbert Tickets
Chris Stapleton Tickets
Mumford And Sons Tour Tickets
Pink Tickets
Sam Hunt Tickets
The Who Tickets
Toby Keith Concert Tickets
Zac Brown Band Tickets
Cirque Musica Holiday Spectacular Tickets
Dallas Symphony Orchestra Tickets
A Cascade Christmas Tickets
Iheartradio Jingle Ball Tickets
The Charleston Christmas Special Tickets
The Magic Of Christmas Tickets
A Philly Pops Christmas Tickets
Sports Tickets
MLB Tickets
MLS Tickets
NBA Tickets
NFL Tickets
NHL Tickets
Boston Celtics Tickets
Chicago Blackhawks Season Tickets
Cleveland Indians Tickets
Colorado Avalanche Tickets
Minnesota Twins Tickets
Nascar Sprint Cup Series Tickets
New York Knicks Tickets
New York Yankees Tickets
Phillies Tickets
Toronto Blue Jays Tickets
Wizard Tickets
Wwe Raw Tickets
Theaters Tickets
Blue Man Group Tickets
Cirque Du Soleil Tickets
Disney On Ice Tickets
Les Miserables Tickets
Motown Tickets
Book Of Mormon Tickets
American Ballet Theatre Nutcracker Tickets
Ballet Austin Nutcracker Tickets
Broadway Holiday Tickets
Christmastime Tickets
Gwinnett Ballet Theatre Nutcracker Tickets
Jose Mateo Ballet Theatre Nutcracker Tickets
Los Angeles Ballet Nutcracker Tickets
Max & Ruby In Nutcracker Suite Tickets
Nashville Ballet Nashville Nutcracker Tickets
Nevada Ballet Theater Nutcracker Tickets
Oklahoma City Ballet Nutcracker Tickets
Saint Louis Ballet Nutcracker Tickets
 Online Education
 
 
 
Online Education
Network Security Bachelor Degree
BS in Software Engineering
Bachelor in Programming
Criminal Justice Certificate
Bachelors in Networking
Nursing Classes
Information Systems Certifications
Doctorate in Homeland Security
Bachelor in Criminal Justice
Masters in Networking
Master of Criminal Justice
Baking and Pastry School
Telecommunications Degrees
Video Game Design Degree
Master in Telecom
International Business MBA
How to Become a Paralegal
Become a Forensic Scientist
How to Become a Crime Scene Investigator
MBA Technology Management
Leadership MBA
Computer Networking Certifications
Marketing Schools
Certificate in Public Health
Becoming a Midwife
How to Become a Police Detective
Child Psychology Masters Programs
CNA Courses Online Accredited
Certificate Business Administration
Credits for Nursing Degree
Dental Lab Technician School
Paralegal Programs California
Online Surgical Tech Programs
Accounting courses
Bookkeeping Courses
ultrasound technician online schools