7 April 1901
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On this date in 1901...
Texas Fuel Company, now Known as Texaco, was formed in Beaumont, Texas.
- 1798 - Mississippi became a U.S. Territory.
- 1862 - The Battle of Island #10, Missouri.
- 1862 - Second Day of the Battle of Shiloh, Tennessee results in a Confederate withdrawal.
- 1984 - Representatives of the Eastern and Western Cherokee Nations held their first official meeting since the 1800’s.
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