what happened today in history
what happened today in history:
1522 – Magellan’s expedition circumnavigates the globe
1844 – John C Freemont reached the Great Salt Lake (old west style)
1901 – President McKinley is shot
1915 – the first tank is produced!
1995 – Cal Ripken Jr breaks Gehrig’s record, plays in 2,131 straight games
1997 – some 2.5 billion viewers watched Princess Di’s funeral and Elton John sang a newly edited version of Candle in the wind at said funeral
AND IN 1983, I WAS BORN BITCHES!
and lucky you! I decided to share with you one of my finest moments!
(and yes, I am that narcissistic that I had to wish myself a happy being-born day!)