Friday, March 19, 2004

This Day in History - March 19

1831 The first reported bank heist in U.S. history takes place when $245,000 is stolen from the City Bank in New York City.
1931 Gambling is legalized in the state of Nevada.
1987 Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns from the PTL following a sex scandal that involved himself and his secretary, Jessica Hahn.


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