Return to Daily IQ 1877Bow wow wowThe first Westminister Dog Show was held. 1794 Antoine Laurent Lavoisier, the father of modern chemistry, was guillotined during the Reign of Terror. 1902 Mount Pelee on Martinique erupted, destroying the town of St. Pierre, and killing 40,000 people. 1945 V-E Day marks the European victory of the Allies in World War II. 1973 The 10-week Wounded Knee occupation ended when members of the American Indian Movement surrendered. 1978 David Berkowitz, a.k.a. the ?Son of Sam,? plead guilty to killing six people in New York City. 1999 The Citadel in South Carolina graduated its first female cadet, Nancy Mace. Yesterday Return to Daily IQ Tomorrow or choose another day: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Today's Birthday or select month and date: JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec Year by Year: 1900?2014 or enter a year: Enter a year: ?