Here’s a look at some interesting events that took place on this day in history:

1800 – The United States Library of Congress is established (More info)

1898 – The United States declares war on Spain (More info)

1953 – Winston Churchill is knighted by Queen Elizabeth II (More info)

1982 – Jane Fonda’s first ‘Workout’ video is released (More info)

1990 – The Hubble Space Telescope is launched from the Space Shuttle Discovery (More info)