On this day: February 18

Published On: Feb 17 2013 05:45:58 AM EST   Updated On: Feb 18 2014 02:00:00 AM EST
Elm Farm Ollie, first cow to fly

Jefferson Davis becomes the president of the Confederacy, Pluto is discovered, a cow flies, the first Church of Scientology is formed, the Chicago Seven are found not guilty, and Dale Earnhardt dies at the Daytona 500, all on this day.