The Only Things That Happened on This Day in History
1492 King Ferdinand and Queen Isabella of Spain issued an edict expelling Jews unwilling to convert to Christianity.
1889 French engineer Alexandre Gustave Eiffel unfurled the French tricolor from atop the Eiffel Tower to mark its completion.
1943 The Rodgers and Hammerstein musical “Oklahoma!” opened on Broadway.
1945 “The Glass Menagerie” by Tennessee Williams opened on Broadway.
1995 Baseball players agreed to end a 232-day strike after a judge granted a preliminary injunction against club owners.