Today in history, greetings, and social banter here. (More)
The first public museum in the thirteen colonies opened in Charleston, South Carolina today (1773). Also, the Mission Santa Clara de Asís was founded in what is now Santa Clara, California (1777), the Royal Aeronautical Society was formed in London (1866), the National Trust for Places of Historic Interest or Natural Beauty in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland was founded (1895), the first long-distance radio transmission from the Eiffel Tower was sent (1908), the University of the Philippines College of Law was founded (1911), Finland’s “Mosaic Confessors” law made Jews full citizens (1918), Sam ‘n’ Henry, later Amos ‘n’ Andy, premiered on Chicago radio (1926), Arkansas’ Hattie Caraway became the first woman elected to serve in the U.S. Senate (1932), five friends rediscovered Spain’s Caves of Nerja (1959), Dr. James Bedford was cryonically preserved (1967), the New York Jets defeated the Baltimore Colts in Super Bowl III (1969),CBS’ All in the Family premiered (1971), 19 European nations agreed to forbid human cloning (1998), and the Deep Impact collider was launched (2006). And an estimated 316,000 people died when an earthquake rocked Haiti (2010).
Good morning! ::hugggggs::