A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1907 · Law Passed for Child Employment
The maximum hours for children to work were set to 55 per week.
Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.