This day in #history 0712
43 BC – Marcus Tullius Cicero (b . 106 BC) ,
Roman orator and politician assassinated.
1945 – Microwave oven patented
1960 – Ivory Coast claims independence from France
1917 – US becomes 13th country to declare war on Austria during World War I
1981 – Spain becomes a member of the NATO
2003 – Multi -awarded singer Mary J . Blige (32 ) weds record producer Kendu Isaacs in Bergen County, New Jersey