On This Day In History………

1582

Per documents, Writer William Shakespeare marries Anne Hathaway – today.

1660

The Royal Society for Sciences is founded today in London, England.

1899

The Battle of Modder River, (South Africa), was fought today. Part of The Boer War, Dutch Forces engage The British Expeditionary Army. Although beaten, The Boers inflict heavy casualties upon The British.

1943

US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, British Prime Minister Winston Churchill and Soviet Premier Joseph Stalin - meet today in Tehren, Iran. They discuss the progress of The War. The Meeting is known ad "The Tehren Conference".