THIS DAY IN HISTORY
1895 – Germany scientist Roentgen discovered X-rays – figured out they were able to penetrate human skin, but not bones — The unseen became seen.
1939 – Adolf Hitler survived assassination attempt after a bomb exploded following his speech marking the 16 anniversary of the Beer Hall Putsch (his first attempt to grab power in Germany)
1960 – JFK narrowly defeats Nixon to win the presidency
1994 – After controlling the House of Representatives for 40 years, the Democrats lose the House to the GOP. Republicans also controlled the Senate
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