On This Day April 16th
On This Day in history:
1705- Queen Anne of England knights Isaac Newton.
1867- Wilbur Wright, on of the Wright Brothers and a famous Aviator, is born.
1889- Charlie Chaplin, actor and comedian, is born.
1922- Annie Oakley shoots 100 clay targets in a row setting a woman's record.
1962- Walter Cronkite begins anchoring "The CBS Evening News."
1985- Mickey Mantle is reinstated after being banned from baseball for several years.
1999- Wayne Gretzky announces his retirement from the National Hockey League.
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