Here is your history for today.

1854-Congress Approves Legislation for Minnesota settlers on land that had not been surveyed.

1857-Arson fire destroy almost all the buildings between market, St. Peter, St Anthony and Fourth Street.

1892-Heavy rain creates a lake behind a landfill in St. Paul.

1916-Amos Owen is born.

And there is your history. For more visit Mnopedia.org.