On this day

On this day in 1789, President George Washington attends a ball in his honor and dances with Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton; in 1915, the German U-20 (submarine) sank the British ocean liner Lusitania which resulted in approximately 1,200 civilians died including more than 100 U.S. citizen; in 1945, an unconditional surrender of all German Forces signed; in 1971 there were reports of $300 taken from Curtis Lumber; and in 1977, there was a celebration dinner for Black Horses. 
On this day is a chronological timetable of events that occurred on this day in history around the Town of Saratoga. Discover what happened today in local history by following our twitter account @historysaratoga 
(Thank you to Deputy Historian Patricia Peck for compiling information for this timetable.)
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