Today in history 2-18-2021

By The Associated Press

Today in History

Today is Thursday, Feb. 18, the 49th day of 2021. There are 316 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History:

On Feb. 18, 1970, the “Chicago Seven” defendants were found not guilty of conspiring to incite riots at the 1968 Democratic national convention; five were convicted of violating the Anti-Riot Act of 1968 (those convictions were later reversed).


Read the whole story on the Ledger/LCJ daily newsletter or in Thursday’s Ledger

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