Today in History - January 8

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Saturday, Jan 8 2011 by

1963 – Leonardo da Vinci’s Mona Lisa is exhibited in the United States for the first time, at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.

Mona Lisa mural (StreetView)
Mona Lisa mural

1877 – Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle against the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain, Montana Territory.

Crazy Horse Monument (Google Maps)
Crazy Horse Monument