May 30 2010 Today in History Newsletter
Joan of Arc
Joan of Arc was put to death at the age of nineteen after being convicted of heresy and sorcery. In 1920 she was canonized as a saint by the Roman Catholic Church.
If your birthday is today May 30, you share on with:
MADD Founder Candy Lightener
Pro Wrestling Legend Jake "The Snake" Roberts
South Park co-creator Trey Parker
Ralph Carter (Michael Evans on the old tv show Good Times)
Events on this day include:
1868- The first Memorial Day was celebrated when 2 women in Columbus Mississippi placed flowers on both Confederate & Union graves
1964- The Beatles' "Love Me Do" single goes number #1
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