September 14, 1908

On this date the School of Journalism was founded at the University of Missouri. It was the very first "J-school" in the world.


November 29, 1922

The cornerstone was laid for the Memorial Union Tower at the University of Missouri. It is the last gothic structure that was erected in the United States.


June 23, 1902

This is the birthday of "The Coach," Don Faurot, the namesake of Mizzou's Faurot field.