2/20/13

Alexei Kosygin, End Prohibition, U.S. Censorship

On this day: February 20
Congress proposes the 21st amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which would end Prohibition (1933)

American movie studio executives agree to allow the Office of War Information to censor movies (1943)

b: Alexei Kosygin (1904), Evgeny Dragunov (1920); d: Frederick Douglass (1895), Hunter S. Thompson (2005)

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