What happend in history on your date!?

1390 - First trial for witchcraft in Paris


1929 - "Black Tuesday," Stock Market crashes triggers "Great Depression"


2008 - Delta Air Lines merges with Northwest Airlines, creating the world's largest airline and reducing the number of US legacy carriers to 5.


BIRTHDAYS!


1884 - Bela Lugosi, Lugos Hungary, horror actor (Dracula, Body Snatcher


1967 - Beth Chapman, Star of Dog the Bounty Hunter
http://www.historyorb.com/


 


Well that leaves me a smidge indiffrent! Haha!!

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:13 am
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omg heaps happened on mine... well over 200 events!

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:16 am
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I just picked the intresting ones :) haha!!

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:17 am
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Giving just a few ;)


1742 - Benjamin Franklin invents his Franklin stove


1816 - Gas Light Co of Baltimore


1891 - Puerto Rican flag adopted


 

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:21 am
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April 2nd in History (just a few):


1917 U.S.A. US Troops To World War I



1932 U.S.A. Charles Lindbergh Pays Ransom for kidnapped son


1992 U.S.A. John Gotti (Mob Boss) is finally convicted in NY


2005 Vatican Pope John Paul II dies





 


Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:46 am
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This is so neat!
Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:55 am
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well, i share a wedding anniversary with Edgar Allen Poe...


 


(May 16)


1836 - Edgar Allan Poe marries his 13-year-old cousin Virginia.


 


also...


1817 - Mississippi River steamboat service begins


1920 - Joan of Arc (Jean D'arc) canonized a saint


1929 - In Hollywood, California, the first Academy Awards are handed out.


1965 - Spaghetti-O's 1st sold


1986 - "Top Gun," premieres


 


and a few bdays...


1966 - Janet Jackson, Gary Indiana, singer, Michael's sister (Control)


1968 - Ralph Tresvant, Boston, singer (New Editon)


1969 - David Boreanaz, American actor

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 2:58 am
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1524 - Giovanni de Varrazano of France sights land around area of Carolinas
1822 - Boston, Mass incorporated as a city
1831 - 1st US bank robbery (City Bank, NY/$245,000)
1883 - Jan Matzeliger invents 1st machine to manufacture entire shoes
1931 - Nevada legalizes gambling
1994 - Largest omelet (1,383sq ft) made with 160,000 eggs in Yokohama Japan

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 3:01 am
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I like this:


APRIL 2:


- 1964 - The Beach Boys recorded "I Get Around."


- 1977 - Stevie Wonder’s tribute to Duke Ellington, "Sir Duke," was released.


- 1810Napoleon Bonaparte marries Archduchess Marie Louise of Austria.


- 1792 - Congress established the first U.S. Mint at Philadelphia.

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 3:04 am
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Here's a few of the cool ones:


1860 U.S. Secret Service created


1868Christopher Latham Sholes receives a patent for the Typewriter.


1931 Wiley Post and Harold Catty took off for flight around world


1955 Walt Disney's "Lady and the Tramp" release-- My Favorite Movie!!!! :)


 


 

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 3:52 am
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Here's a few (September 10)


1509 – An earthquake known as "The Lesser Judgment Day" hits Istanbul.


1608 – John Smith is elected council president of Jamestown, Virginia.


1846 – Elias Howe is granted a patent for the sewing machine.


1963 – 20 African-American students enter public schools in Alabama.


2001 – Charles Ingram cheats his way into winning one million pounds on a British version of Who Wants to be a Millionaire.


 


 

Posted on February 22, 2011 at 3:56 am

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