|History: Oct. 9, 2014|
|News - St Augustine Area & St Johns County|
Today is Thursday, Oct. 9, the 282nd day of 2014. There are 83 days left in the year.
Today’s Highlight in History:
On Oct. 9, 1888, the public was first admitted to the Washington Monument.
On this date:
In 1514, Mary Tudor, the 18-year-old sister of Henry VIII, became Queen consort of France upon her marriage to 52-year-old King Louis XII, who died less than three months later.
In 1776, a group of Spanish missionaries settled in present-day San Francisco.
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