On This Day September 20th
On This Day in history:
1850- The slave trade is abolished in Washington, D.C. However, slavery is allowed to continue.
1881- Chester A Arthur is sworn in as the 21st President of the United States.
1946- The premier of the first Cannes Film Festival.
1968- Mickey Mantle hits his last career home run. It was homer #536.
1984- "The Cosby Show" premiers.
2000- The last performance of "Cats" the musical on Broadway is completed.