Return to Daily IQ 1871Fires in the MidwestThe Great Fire of Chicago started. That same day in Peshtigo, Wis., the worst forest fire in U.S. history also began. 1869 The 14th president of the United States, Franklin Pierce, died in Concord, N.H. 1934 Bruno Hauptmannn was indicted for the murder of Charles Lindbergh's baby. 1945 President Harry Truman announced the U.S. would share the secret of the atomic bomb only with Great Britain and Canada. 1956 Don Larsen of the New York Yankees pitched the first and only perfect game in a World Series. 2004 Martha Stewart began her prison sentence at Alderson Federal Prison Camp. 2005 A 7.6 magnitude earthquake centered in the Pakistani-controlled part of the Kashmir region killed more than 80,000 and injured 65,000. 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: ?