From The Harry Chapin Wiki
On this day:
- 1986 - The Subcommittee on Consumer Affairs and Coinage of the Committee on Banking, Finance and Urban Affairs of the U.S. House of Representatives met to consider H.R. 1207 to issue a U.S. Congressional Gold Medal in honor of Chapin's work on hunger.
- 2002 - Jen Chapin's album Open Wide is released.