This Day in History for 7/6/17

On This Day in History...

1483 – Richard III is crowned King of England. In modern news, his burial had been discovered in 2012 and recently, his DNA has been identified with a halpogroup of J1c2c3, which is very rare and only a few people share that group today. 

1957 – John Lennon and Paul McCartney meet for the first time, as teenagers at Woolton Fete, three years before forming the Beatles.