April 16, 1178 BCE: A solar eclipse ‘may’ have marked Odysseus’ return to his kingdom of Ithaca after his lengthy travels at end of Trojan
April 9, 1872: Samuel R. Percy was issued a patent for dried milk. April 10, 1912: RMS Titanic set sail for its first & last
March 19, 1916: Eight American planes took off in pursuit of Pancho Villa. This event became the first United States air-combat mission in history. March
We’re familiar with the Ides of March thanks to William Shakespeare and Julius Caesar, but what about the other eleven months? Do they have ides?
March 12, 1987: Les Misérables opened at Broadway Theatre where it ran for 6000+ performances. March 12, 1692: Salem Witch Trials – Ann Putnam Jr.
March 5, 1836: Samuel Colt manufactures the first pistol: a .34-caliber ‘Texas’ model. March 6, 1836: Day 13 at the Alamo. After
Feb 26-1983: Michael Jackson’s Thriller album reaches No. 1 and stays there for the next 37 weeks. Feb 27-1807: Born: Henry Wadsworth Longfellow – Listen
February 19, 1878: Thomas Edison receives a patent for the phonograph. February 20, 1846: John Drummond receives a patent for molds for the manufacture of