If you’re looking for an easy to use website that aggregates things that happened on a certain day in history, On This Day is a great place to start.  You can enter a specific date and see what happened that day and even filter the results into history, film & TV, music, and sports categories.  Clicking on certain historical figures shows a brief summary of that person’s life and accomplishments.  Students can also look up who shared their birthdays.

Website: http://www.onthisday.com/
Subject: History
Grade Level: 4-12
Price: Free