Reference

Today In History

Sites

* BBC: On This Day
Browse events by date, year (1950 to present), or themes such as conflicts and wars, disasters, science, and royalty. Also include witness accounts and reports from specific BBC correspondents. Includes Video and audio from the BBC news archive WWII and 1950-2003
* Christchurch Chronology
A timeline of Christchurch events in chronological order from pre-European times to 1989. Includes this week in history,
* This Day In History
From the History Channel
* Today - Births Deaths and Marriages
From the Internet Movie Database
* Today in History
From the Library of Congress American Memory project
* Today in World War 2 History
Find out what happened today and other days. From the History Channel.
* Today's dates in history
On the History Today homepage.