Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1870 – The construction of the Brooklyn Bridge begins (More info)

1938 – The March of Dimes is established by President Franklin D. Roosevelt (More info)

1977 – Apple Computer is incorporated (More info)

1987 – Aretha Franklin becomes the first woman to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (More info)

1990 – Panamanian dictator Manuel Noriega surrenders to American forces to face charges of drug trafficking (More info)