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67ctbug Fri Oct 21, 2016 6:04 pm

Volks Wagen wrote: Marty McFly arrived in his future, last year today.
Dang it you beat me! :lol: well I guess I'll make like a tree and get out of this thread :lol:

cdennisg Thu Oct 27, 2016 9:06 pm

On this day in 1904 the New York city subway system opened for business.

And in 1932 Sylvia Plath was born.

BSQUARE Thu Nov 10, 2016 9:05 am

This day in 1969, Sesame Street premiered.

Zundfolge1432 Thu Nov 10, 2016 10:26 am

1982 Vietnam war memorial opens in DC. 57,939 names on the wall.

hazetguy Thu Nov 10, 2016 11:40 am

1975


Zundfolge1432 Fri Nov 11, 2016 5:59 am

1918 president Woodrow Wilson proclaimed Armistice Day on the first anniversary of the end of WW1. Congress changed the name to Veterans Day in 1954.

Zundfolge1432 Tue Nov 15, 2016 7:07 am

1969, 500,000 people march against the Vietnam war in Washington, mass demonstrations also in San Francisco numbered 250,000. Pete Seeger,Arlo Guthrie,Peter,Paul and Mary and four touring casts of the musical Hair entertained the demonstrators.

Zundfolge1432 Thu Nov 17, 2016 6:35 am

1973 Richard Nixon tells about 400 AP managing editors during a hour long meeting in Florida "I am not a crook".

TDCTDI Thu Nov 17, 2016 8:12 am

On this day in 1777, Congress submits the Articles of Confederation to the states for ratification.

Zundfolge1432 Fri Nov 18, 2016 4:46 am

1978, A massacre and mass suicide of cult leader Jim Jones followers left 910 dead in The Guyana jungle of South America where Jones had promised utopia.

TDCTDI Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:02 am

The origin of the phrase "drinking the Kool-aid"

In 1978, the mass suicide of the Jim Jones founded cult American Temple in Jonestown Guyana.

TDCTDI Fri Nov 18, 2016 7:13 am

In 1996 Volkswagen opens their "Dream Factory" in Resende Brazil.

Zeen Fri Nov 18, 2016 2:05 pm

The centenary of the end of Battle of the Somme. After a million casualties, the lines moved five miles.

TDCTDI Sat Nov 19, 2016 5:16 am

In 1863, Lincoln delivers the Gettysburg Address.

TDCTDI Tue Nov 22, 2016 7:52 am

Zundfolge1432 wrote: Ok let me explain it a different way. Kennedy was shot in 1963, that's a fact, or do you believe this was this rewritten by someone else?
On this day in history JFK was indeed assassinated.

TDCTDI Tue Nov 22, 2016 8:02 am

In 1906 Morse code signal S O S was adopted as the international distress symbol.

& in 1718 Blackbeard was killed in battle off Ocracoke island, NC.

Long-roofs Tue Nov 22, 2016 10:40 am

TDCTDI wrote: Zundfolge1432 wrote: Ok let me explain it a different way. Kennedy was shot in 1963, that's a fact, or do you believe this was this rewritten by someone else?
On this day in history JFK was indeed assassinated.

A Bus transaxle from that day


Air-Cooled Head Tue Nov 22, 2016 1:36 pm

Today, in 1986, Mike Tyson demolished Trevor Berbick in 2 rounds, to become the Unified Heavy Weight Champion.

Wow, 30 years ago.

67ctbug Tue Nov 22, 2016 1:45 pm

The first completely computer generated film,Toy Story, premiers in 1995.
Now, all films are computer generated, kind of sad don't you think...

EverettB Tue Nov 22, 2016 4:32 pm

67ctbug wrote: Now, all films are computer generated, kind of sad don't you think...
Oh No! Wait... This is incorrect.



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