May 13, 2021


May 13, 2021

On this day in:

1607 - An expedition led by Captain Christopher Newport arrived at Jamestown, Virginia. The passengers went ashore the next day and this site became the first permanent settlement English colony in America.

1821 - The first practical printing press was patented in the U.S. by Samuel Rust.

1982 - The Chicago Cubs became the first major league baseball team to win 8,000 games.

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