On this day: October 24

Published: Oct 23 2012 06:22:04 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 24 2014 02:00:00 AM EDT
Concorde lands after last commercial flight

The first transcontinental telegraph message is sent, Harry Houdini gives his last performance, the United Nations is born, Jackie Robinson dies, and the Concorde makes its last commercial flight, all on this day.