Today in History for January 31 by AP

(STL.News) Highlights of Today in History is provided by Associated Press (AP).  It is great content and is used by educators worldwide.  Today in History features the following:

  • U.S. launches first satellite into orbit
  • Libyan intelligence officer convicted of Pan Am 103 bombing
  • U.S. soldier executed for desertion during World War II
  • Norman Mailer is born
  • Franz Schubert is born

Wikipedia page – January 31

YouTube video provided courtesy of Associated Press (AP)