Posted: Oct 31, 2013 06:31 AM MDT
Updated: Sep 06, 2016 05:45 AM MDT
America's first National Monument is declared, the world's first nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is launched, we say goodbye to Dr. Seuss, and Nirvana hits it big with "Nevermind," all on this day.
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Lewis and Clark return to St. Louis, the Nintendo Company is formed, Sigmund Freud dies, and Elton John's musical tribute to Princess Diana hits America, all on this day.