April 7, 1940 in History

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Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

1st black to appear on US stamp (Booker T. Washington)

Education Pioneer Booker T. Washington
Education Pioneer
Booker T. Washington
  • US Post Office issues first postage stamp of African American educator Book T. Washington

Weddings in History


HeartWedding of Interest

Writer Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn (21) weds Natalya Reshetovskaya

Writer and Nobel Laureate Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn
Writer and Nobel Laureate
Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn