Today in history …
by Robert Joseph Baker | January 12, 2015 5:39 am
Last Updated: January 5, 2015 at 10:39 am
1915 – The U.S. House of Representatives rejects a proposal to give women the right to vote.
1942 – President Franklin D. Roosevelt creates the National War Labor Board.
1962 – Operation Chopper, the first American combat mission in the Vietnam War, takes place.
1971 – All in the Family premieres on CBS.
1991 – An act of Congress authorizes the use of military force to drive Iraq out of Kuwait, signaling the beginning of the Gulf War.