…a major document is completed. This is truly a significant day in history.
Monday, September 17th, the 261st day of 2012
It’s International Eat An Apple Day.
1787 The U.S. Constitution is completed and signed by a majority of delegates attending the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia. The Constitution guides American society in law and political culture. It is the oldest written national constitution in continuous use, and it influenced later international figures establishing national constitutions. Recent impulses for reform center on concerns for extending democracy and balancing the federal budget.
1972 “M*A*S*H” debuts. The original cast, from left to right consisted of Loretta Swit, Alan Alda, Wayne Rogers, McLean Stevenson, Larry Linville, and Gary Burghoff.
1981: Wolfman Jack. – the Rev. Wolfman Jack performed a wedding ceremony in Santa Barbara – the bride was Linda Martinez and the groom was Mike Love – of the Beach Boys.