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This Day, That Year – November 20

French inventor Pierre Lallement patented the rotary crank bicycle on this day in 1866. Did you know that: • Willard Bundy patented the time card clock on this day in 1888• A patent was granted to Garrett Morgan for a traffic signal on this day in 1923• Microsoft Windows 1.0 was released on this day […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – October 13

Born on this day in 1925, Margaret Thatcher, Baroness Thatcher, also known as the “Iron Lady”, was a British stateswoman who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom. Did you know that: • The Whirlpool Galaxy was discovered by astronomer Charles Messier on this day in 1773• Garrett Morgan patented his safety hood device, […]...Read More