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Today in history: March 5
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Today in history: March 5

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In 1770, the Boston Massacre took place as British soldiers who’d been taunted by a crowd of colonists opened fire, and more events that happened on this day in history.

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The “Black Sunday” dust storm descended upon the central Plains, turning a sunny afternoon into total darkness, and more events that happened …

The British liner RMS Titanic set sail from Southampton, England, on its ill-fated maiden voyage, and more events that happened on this day in…

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Here are some of the notable people celebrating birthdays today, including Chris Stapleton, Emma Thompson, Emma Watson, Luke Evans, Maisie Wil…

President Lyndon B. Johnson signed into law the Civil Rights Act of 1968, which included the Fair Housing Act, and more events that happened o…

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