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Subject: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/01/14 at 4:09 am

April 1st 1924 – Adolf Hitler is sentenced to five years in jail for his participation in the "Beer Hall Putsch". However, he spends only nine months in jail, during which he writes Mein Kampf.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/01/14 at 4:09 am

April 1st 1924 – The Royal Canadian Air Force is formed.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: gibbo on 04/02/14 at 2:22 am

Geez Philip. You might be the only one who can remember 90 years ago!  ;)

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/02/14 at 2:41 am


Geez Philip. You might be the only one who can remember 90 years ago!  ;)
Sometimes it feels like that!

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/10/14 at 5:30 am

May 10th 1924 – J. Edgar Hoover became the director of the Bureau of Investigation, which would later become the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/21/14 at 5:55 am

May 21st 1924 – University of Chicago students Richard Loeb and Nathan Leopold, Jr. murdered a 14-year-old boy in a thrill killing out of a desire to commit a perfect crime.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/10/14 at 2:16 am

June 10th 1924 – Fascists kidnap and kill Italian Socialist leader Giacomo Matteotti in Rome.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/28/14 at 5:49 am

August 28th 1924 – The Georgian opposition stages the August Uprising against the Soviet Union.

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Written By: Philip Eno on 01/02/15 at 6:56 pm

January 3rd 1925 – Benito Mussolini announces he is taking dictatorial powers over Italy.

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Written By: Philip Eno on 02/21/15 at 2:22 am

1925 – The New Yorker publishes its first issue.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 02/28/15 at 8:02 pm

1925 – The Charlevoix-Kamouraska earthquake strikes northeastern North America.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 02/28/15 at 8:12 pm

A bit late, but... 27 Feb 1925, my maternal grandfather was born; he would live to be 60 years old (d. 1985). :\'( (So this past Friday would have been his 90th birthday.)

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 03/04/15 at 10:39 pm

March 4, 1925: Calvin Coolidge was inaugurated for a full term as President of the U.S. (he had taken over in August of 1923 when President Harding passed away).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/01/15 at 4:58 am

1925 – The All-China Federation of Trade Unions is officially founded. Today it is the largest trade union in the world, with 134 million members.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/01/15 at 4:58 am

1925 – The first Ritual of the Calling of an Engineer is held at the University of Toronto, Canada.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/05/15 at 4:35 am

1905 – The trial in the Stratton Brothers case begins in London, England; it marks the first time that fingerprint evidence is used to gain a conviction for murder.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/14/15 at 4:33 am

May 14th 1925 – Virginia Woolf's novel Mrs Dalloway is published.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/30/15 at 4:13 am

May 30th 1925 – May Thirtieth Movement: Shanghai Municipal Police Force shoot and kill 13 protesting workers.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/10/15 at 4:21 am

June 10th 1925 – The United Church of Canada, the country's largest Protestant church, held its inaugural service in Toronto's Mutual Street Arena.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/16/15 at 4:02 pm

June 16th 1925 – The most famous Young Pioneer camp of the Soviet Union, Artek, is established.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/10/15 at 1:33 am

July 20th 1925 – Scopes Trial: In Dayton, Tennessee, the so-called "Monkey Trial" begins with John T. Scopes, a young high school science teacher accused of teaching evolution in violation of the Butler Act.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/18/15 at 2:59 am

July 18th 1925 – Adolf Hitler publishes his personal manifesto Mein Kampf.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Baltimoreian on 07/18/15 at 10:59 am


July 18th 1925 – Adolf Hitler publishes his personal manifesto Mein Kampf.


Damn, it's been 90 years since he published Mein Kampf? Well, at least Germany wouldn't celebrate its anniversary due to their extreme anti-Nazi laws.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/18/15 at 11:00 am


Damn, it's been 90 years since he published Mein Kampf? Well, at least Germany wouldn't celebrate its anniversary due to their extreme anti-Nazi laws.
I believe reading it is frowned on.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Baltimoreian on 07/18/15 at 11:02 am


I believe reading it is frowned on.


Especially for the fact that it lead Hitler and the Nazis to take over Germany, kill over 11 million innocent people and started the Second World War.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/18/15 at 11:05 am


Especially for the fact that it lead Hitler and the Nazis to take over Germany, kill over 11 million innocent people and started the Second World War.
Yes indeed.

Is it still sold in bookstores?

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Baltimoreian on 07/18/15 at 11:18 am


Yes indeed.

Is it still sold in bookstores?


I really don't know, but you can get the book online since I tried to search up the book title on Google.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/18/15 at 11:20 am


I really don't know, but you can get the book online since I tried to search up the book title on Google.
Historians would read for research.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/21/15 at 3:45 am

July 21st 1925 – American high school biology teacher John T. Scopes was found guilty of violating Tennessee's Butler Act by teaching evolution in class.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/21/15 at 3:56 am

July 21st 1925 – Sir Malcolm Campbell, father of Donald Campbell, becomes the first man to break the 150 mph (241 km/h) land barrier at Pendine Sands in Wales. He drove a Sunbeam at a two-way average speed of 150.33 mph (242 km/h).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/05/15 at 9:53 am

August 5th 1925 – The Welsh political party Plaid Cymru was founded with the goals of promoting the Welsh language and the political independence of the Welsh nation.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/03/15 at 4:41 am

September 3rd 1925 – The USS Shenandoah, the U.S. Navy's first rigid airship, was torn apart in a squall line over Ohio.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/06/15 at 3:12 am

September 6th 1905 - Chicago White Sox' pitcher Frank Smith no-hits Detroit Tigers, 15-0.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/14/15 at 12:48 am

September 14th 1905 - RAC Tourist Trophy is first run on the Isle of Man.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/22/15 at 4:19 am

September 22nd 1925 - New York Yankees' Ben Paschal hits two inside-the-park homers.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: muppethammer26 on 01/01/16 at 9:47 am

January 1, 1926: Flooding of the Rhine River struck Cologne; 50,000 were forced to evacuate their homes.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/14/16 at 2:32 am

March 14th 1926 – El Virilla train accident, Costa Rica: A train falls off a bridge over the Río Virilla between Heredia and Tibás. 248 are killed and 93 wounded.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/15/16 at 7:11 am

March 15th 1926 – The dictator Theodoros Pangalos is elected President of Greece without opposition.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/16/16 at 2:03 am

March 16th 1926 – History of Rocketry: Robert Goddard launches the first liquid-fueled rocket, at Auburn, Massachusetts.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/06/16 at 12:29 pm

April 6th 1926 – Varney Airlines makes its first commercial flight (Varney is the root company of United Airlines).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/20/16 at 3:21 am

April 20th 1926 – Western Electric and Warner Bros. announce Vitaphone, a process to add sound to film.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/24/16 at 4:42 am

April 24th 1926 – The Treaty of Berlin is signed. Germany and the Soviet Union each pledge neutrality in the event of an attack on the other by a third party for the next five years.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/09/16 at 7:00 am

May 9th 1926 – Admiral Richard E. Byrd and Floyd Bennett claim to have flown over the North Pole (later discovery of Byrd's diary appears to cast some doubt on the claim.)

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/12/16 at 1:50 am

May 12th 1926 – The Italian-built airship Norge becomes the first vessel to fly over the North Pole.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/12/16 at 2:42 am

May 12th 1926 – General Strike: In the United Kingdom, a nine-day general strike by trade unions ends.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/15/16 at 4:09 am

May 15th 1926 - The New York Rangers were officially granted a franchise in the NHL. The NHL also announced that Chicago and Detroit would be joining the league in November.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/17/16 at 7:46 am

May 17th 1926 - The U.S. Embassy in Buenos Aires was damaged by bombs that were believed set by sympathizers of Sacco and Vanzetti.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/18/16 at 3:29 am

May 18th 1926 – Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson disappears while visiting a Venice, California beach.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: ralfy on 05/21/16 at 2:05 pm

"Dormont Hollywood Theater Screens 'The Third Man' As Part Of 90th Anniversary Celebrations"

http://wesa.fm/post/dormont-hollywood-theater-screens-third-man-part-90th-anniversary-celebrations

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 06/01/16 at 12:17 pm

June 1st, 1926: American actors Marilyn Monroe (d. 1962) and Andy Griffith (d. 2012) were born.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/14/16 at 6:11 am

June 14th 1926 – Brazil leaves the League of Nations

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/23/16 at 7:44 am

June 23rd 1926 – The College Board administers the first SAT exam.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/23/16 at 8:55 am

June 23rd 1926 - The first lip reading tournament in America was held in Philadelphia, PA.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/28/16 at 3:43 pm

June 28th 1926 – Mercedes-Benz is formed by Gottlieb Daimler and Karl Benz merging their two companies.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/29/16 at 9:10 am

June 29th 1926 - Fascists in Rome added an hour to the work day in an economic efficiency measure.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/29/16 at 10:20 am

June 29th 1926 – Arthur Meighen returns to office as Prime Minister of Canada.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/09/16 at 12:12 am

September 9th 1926 - The National Broadcasting Company (NBC) was created by the Radio Corporation of America (RCA).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/10/16 at 3:16 am

September 10th 1926 - Germany joined the League of Nations.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/10/16 at 11:54 pm

September 11th 1926 - The U.S. won its seventh consecutive Davis Cup.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/11/16 at 6:19 am

September 11th 1926 - In Honolulu Harbor, HI, the Aloha Tower was dedicated.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/25/16 at 4:07 am

September 25th 1926 – The international Convention to Suppress the Slave Trade and Slavery is first signed.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 10/14/16 at 1:24 pm

October 14th 1926: The children's book Winnie-the-Pooh, by A. A. Milne, is first published.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/11/16 at 4:57 am

November 11th 1926 – The United States Numbered Highway System is established.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/15/16 at 2:53 am

November 15th 1926 – The NBC radio network opens with 24 stations.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/25/16 at 4:56 am

November 25th 1926 – The deadliest November tornado outbreak in U.S. history kills 76 people and injures more than 400.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/09/16 at 3:34 am

December 9th 1926 - The United States Golf Association legalized the use of steel-shafted golf clubs.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/30/16 at 7:36 pm

December 30th 1926 - The Chicago Tribune broke a story that the Detroit Tigers threw a 4-game series to the Chicago White Sox in 1917.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 01/01/17 at 5:42 pm

January 1st 1927 – The Cristero War begins in Mexico.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 01/11/17 at 1:27 am

January 11th 1927 – Louis B. Mayer, head of film studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM), announces the creation of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, at a banquet in Los Angeles, California.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/11/17 at 3:01 am

March 11th 1927 – In New York City, Samuel Roxy Rothafel opens the Roxy Theatre.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 03/15/17 at 8:26 pm

March 15th 1927 – The first Women's Boat Race between the University of Oxford and the University of Cambridge takes place on The Isis in Oxford.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/14/17 at 1:51 am

April 14th 1927 – The first Volvo car premieres in Gothenburg, Sweden.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/15/17 at 12:49 am

April 15th 1927 - Serge Koussevitsky directed the Boston Symphony in the first performance of Frederick Converse’s symphony, "Flivver Ten Million."

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 04/30/17 at 6:49 am

April 30th 1927 – Douglas Fairbanks and Mary Pickford become the first celebrities to leave their footprints in concrete at Grauman's Chinese Theater in Hollywood.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/01/17 at 8:16 pm

May 1st 1927 – The Union Labor Life Insurance Company is founded by the American Federation of Labor.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/03/17 at 5:16 am

May 3rd 1927 - Francis E.J. Wilde of Meadowmere Park, NY, patented the electric sign flasher.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/11/17 at 6:15 am

May 11th 1927 – The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is founded.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 05/31/17 at 12:40 pm

May 31st 1927: The last Ford Model T rolls off the assembly line after a production run of 15,007,003 vehicles.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 07/04/17 at 5:35 am

July 4th 1927 – First flight of the Lockheed Vega.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 07/15/17 at 3:31 pm

Massacre of July 15, 1927: Eighty-nine protesters are killed by the Austrian police in Vienna.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/10/17 at 2:34 am

August 10th 1927 - Mount Rushmore was formally dedicated. The individual faces of the presidents were dedicated later.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/16/17 at 4:27 pm

August 17th 1927 – The Dole Air Race begins from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, during which six out of the eight participating planes crash or disappear.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/02/17 at 6:09 am

September 2nd 1927 - Sophie Tucker recorded her song "Some of These Days." This version of the song was not released until about 30 years after it was recorded. The first part of the verse is narrated by Sophie Tucker and she tells how the song described the story of her life.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/05/17 at 3:33 pm

September 5th 1927 - Boston Red Sox beat New York Yankees 12-11 in 18 innings.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/06/17 at 1:30 pm

September 6th 1927 - The first fully electronic television system is achieved by Philo Taylor Farnsworth in San Francisco, California, USA.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/13/17 at 3:47 am

September 13th 1927 - Waite Hoyt becomes the only 20-game winner of the 1927 New York Yankees.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/14/17 at 5:58 am

September 14th 1927 - Gene Austin recorded "My Blue Heaven."

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/18/17 at 8:00 am

September 18th 1927 - Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System made its debut with its network broadcast over 16 radio stations. The name was later changed to CBS.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/29/17 at 7:49 am

September 29th 1927 - Babe Ruth ties Major League Baseball record by hitting grand slams in consecutive games.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 10/04/17 at 10:57 am

October 4th 1927 - Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mount Rushmore.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/04/17 at 10:59 am


October 4th 1927 - Gutzon Borglum begins sculpting Mount Rushmore.
One of the sights of the US i wish to see on my next visit.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: nally on 10/04/17 at 11:00 am


One of the sights of the US i wish to see on my next visit.

I've not gotten to see it, simply because I've never been to South Dakota, but my dad has (when he was a kid).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/04/17 at 11:01 am


I've not gotten to see it, simply because I've never been to South Dakota, but my dad has (when he was a kid).
We could had flown over South Dakota, but we did not have a window seat.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/06/17 at 8:22 am

October 6th 1927 - Warner Brothers releases the film "The Jazz Singer" opening in New York City starring Al Jolson. The film was based on the short story "The Day of Atonement" by Sampson Raphaelson. The first motion picture with sound.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/11/17 at 2:54 am

October 11th 1927 - Lou Gehrig elected Major League Baseball's Most Valuable Player.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/25/17 at 12:59 pm

October 25th 1927 – The Italian luxury liner SS Principessa Mafalda sinks off the coast of Brazil, killing 314.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/27/17 at 2:55 pm

October 27th 1927 - The first newsreel featuring sound was released in New York.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/03/17 at 10:43 am

November 3rd 1927 - Tropical storm flooding kills 84 in Winooski River Valley (Vermont, USA).

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/07/18 at 7:34 am

May 7th 1928 – The Jinan incident begins with Japanese forces killing the Chinese negotiating team in Jinan, China, and going on to kill over 2,000 Chinese civilians in the following days.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 05/15/18 at 10:31 am

May 15th 1928 – Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, "Plane Crazy".

Disney consider Mickey's birthday to be on November 18th, on the anniversary of the  released of the animated short Steamboat Willie in 1928, the first fully synchronized sound cartoon, directed by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks, featuring the third appearances of cartoon characters Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 06/09/18 at 1:46 pm

June 9th 1928 – Charles Kingsford Smith completes the first trans-Pacific flight in a Fokker Trimotor monoplane, the Southern Cross.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 08/13/18 at 6:53 am

August 13th 1928 - WRNY in Coytesville, NJ, became the first standard radio station to transmit a television image.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/15/18 at 5:19 pm

September 15th 1928 - Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in the mold Penicillium notatum.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 09/15/18 at 5:20 pm


September 15th 1928 - Alexander Fleming discovered the antibiotic penicillin in the mold Penicillium notatum.
Technically, he rediscovered Penicillium notatum, for it was already known to the ancient Greeks.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/02/18 at 3:58 pm

October 2nd 1928 – The "Prelature of the Holy Cross and the Work of God", commonly known as Opus Dei, is founded by Josemaría Escrivá.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 10/10/18 at 5:16 pm

October 10th 1928 – Chiang Kai-shek becomes Chairman of the Republic of China.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: wsmith4 on 10/11/18 at 9:04 am

Today marks the first day in US History that people are able to discuss something that occurred 90 years ago on the internet

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/01/18 at 6:23 pm

November 1st 1928 – The Law on the Adoption and Implementation of the Turkish Alphabet, replaces the Arabic alphabet with the Latin alphabet.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 11/22/18 at 11:26 am

November 22nd 1928 - In Paris, "Bolero" by Maurice Ravel was first performed publicly.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/02/18 at 4:56 pm

December 2nd 1928 - Saint Louis Cardinals first baseman Jim Bottomley is voted National League Most Valuable Player.

Subject: Re: 90 Years Ago Thread

Written By: Philip Eno on 12/19/18 at 1:32 pm

December 19th 1928 - First autogiro (predecessor of helicopter) flight in US.

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