Hugh Jackman, Australian actor, singer and producer, well known for his role as Wolverine in the X-Men series was born on this day in 1968. He holds the Guinness World Record for “longest career as a live-action Marvel superhero” for Wolverine.
Did you know that:
• In 1492 on this day, Italian explorer Christopher Columbus landed on a Bahamian Island, believing he has reached Asia
• In 1915 this day, Ford Motor Company under Henry Ford manufactured its 1 millionth Model- T automobile at its River Rouge plant in Detroit
• Christ the Redeemer statue opened on this day in 1931. Standing 30 meters high (98 ft) on top of Mount Corcovado overlooking Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The statue stands 30 meters (98 ft) high, not including its 8 meter (26 ft) pedestal