The Only Things That Happened on This Day In History
1918 Russia signed the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk with the Central Powers, ending Russian participation in World War I.
1931 President Herbert Hoover signed into law a bill making “The Star-Spangled Banner” the national anthem.
1952 In a 6-3 decision, the U.S. Supreme Court upholds a New York state law that prohibits communists from teaching in public schools.
2002 Voters in Switzerland approved joining the United Nations, abandoning almost 200 years of formal neutrality.