The Library of Congress is established, spaceflight claims its first human casualty, the Unabomber kills his last victim, and South Korea clones a puppy, all on this day.
1704: The first regular newspaper in the United States, the News-Letter, is published in Boston, Mass. The newspaper was heavily subsidized by the British government and had a limited circulation.
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