This Day in Jewish History 1894: Annie 'Londonberry' Begins Her Bicycle Journey Around the World

Annie Cohen Kopchovsky set off from Boston in a bid to win $5,000 if she made it around the world on a bike.

On June 24, 1894, Annie Cohen Kopchovsky set off from Boston, Massachusetts, in an attempt to circumnavigate the world on a bicycle. The mother of three,...