On This Day February 20th
On This Day in history:
1872- The Metropolitan Museum of Art opened in New York City.
1952- "The African Queen" opened at the Capitol Theater in New York City.
1962- John Glenn makes space history when he orbits the world three times in 4 hours and 55 minutes. Is is the first American to orbit the earth.
1964- The Beach Boys record, "Don' Worry Baby."
1974- Cher files for separation from husband Sunny Bono.
1997- Ben and Jerry's introduce their ice cream, "Phish Food." It is chocolate with caramel and marshmallow swirls and an inch-long chocolate fudge fish.
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