The Only Things That Happened on This Day In History

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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.

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~ by thehalobender on March 3, 2009.

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