The American Public Health Association was founded.
Penicillin was discovered by Sir Alexander Fleming
Benjamin Green invents the first consumer based sunscreen product.
Congress passed an Act requiring warning labels on cigarettes.
Crash dummies Vince and Larry taught Americans about the importance of using a seat belt.
Nutrition Labeling and Education Act is passed.
CDC's bioterrorism plans were put into action in response to anthrax attack in the U.S.