Travel Anniversaries of 2014
Wrigley Field’s 100th birthday, the 70th anniversary of D-Day, the 50th anniversary of the Beatles' US debut -- see what other historic milestones occur in 2014, and where you can relive history.Filed under:
St. Louis Turns 250
The Gateway City marks its 250th anniversary this year. In 1764, French fur trader Pierre Laclede set out to construct a trading post near the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri rivers. Laclede eventually settled on a site 18 miles downriver. Today, St. Louis’s riverfront area is named Laclede’s Landing in his honor.
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