I see that this day has no cool road happening. I looked up on wikipedia, which always has a loooong list of important events that happened on days, and I found these. they all happened on the 21st of February, and seem somewhat relevant to Digihitch. So, hey, whoever is in charge of that, I hope you respond!
1804 â The first self-propelling steam locomotive makes its outing at the Pen-y-Darren Ironworks in Wales.
1878 â The first telephone book is issued in New Haven, Connecticut.
1848 â Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels publish The Communist Manifesto.
1937 - Initial flight of the first successful flying car, Waldo Waterman's Arrowbile.
1948 â NASCAR is incorporated.
1952 â The British government, under Winston Churchill, abolishes identity cards in the UK to "set the people free".
1958 â The Peace symbol, commissioned by Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament in protest against the Atomic Weapons Research Establishment, is designed and completed by Gerald Holtom.
1965 â Malcolm X is assassinated at the Audubon Ballroom in New York City by members of the Nation of Islam.
1971 â The Convention on Psychotropic Substances is signed at Vienna.
1995 â Steve Fossett lands in Leader, Saskatchewan, Canada becoming the first person to make a solo flight across the Pacific Ocean in a balloon.