Countdown to the New Year – December 28th

On this day in history…
December 28th

1832 – John C. Calhoun becomes the first Vice President
of the United States to resign.

1836 – Spain recognizes the independence of Mexico.

1846 – Iowa becomes 29th state

Question of the day:

What year did The United States Congress officially
recognize the Pledge of Allegiance?

Answer: 1945

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