This Day in History for 2/15/17

On this day in history...

1879 –  President Rutherford B. Hayes signs a bill allowing female attorneys to argue cases before the Supreme Court of the United States.

2013 – A meteor explodes over Russia, injuring 1,500 people as a shock wave blows out windows and rocks buildings. This happens unexpectedly only hours before the expected closest ever approach of the larger and unrelated asteroid 2012 DA14.