This Day In History Features daily topical stories from the Civil War, crime history,
technology, the Old West, literature, and World War II.
Today in Literature [read review] A calendar of engaging stories about the great books, writers, and events in
literary history. Daily articles are supplemented with links to author
biographies, texts, reviews, and other reference materials.
The New York Times Learning
Network Free news and education resource for teachers of grades 3-12,
their students, and parents. Includes current events, lesson plans, vocabulary
and geography builders, daily news quiz, On this Day in History, and
Black Facts Database searchable
by date, word, or category.
On-This-Day.com Offers daily
historical facts, events, famous birthdays, world history, and quote of the
Today in History Each
day an event from American history is illustrated by digitized items from the
collections of the Library of Congress.
Today in Movies Births,
deaths, marriages, and names of films released on this day.
About This Date in Medieval History Find entertaining and interesting
facts about events, births, or deaths that took place on any specific day during
the Middle Ages.