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This Day, That Year – December 5

This day in history we feature Walt Disney. An American entrepreneur, animator, writer, voice actor, and film producer born on this day in 1901. Trivia – Walt Disney Walter Elias Disney a pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, he holds the record […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – December 4

This day in history we feature the Unity Module. The second module of the International Space Station, is launched on this day in 1998. Trivia – Unity Module The Unity connecting module, also known as Node 1, is the first U.S.-built component of the International Space Station (ISS). It connects the Russian and United States […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – December 3

This day in history we feature Amanda Seyfried. An American actress who began modeling at 11 years, was born on this day in 1985. Trivia – Amanda Seyfried Amanda Michelle Seyfried born and raised in Allentown, Pennsylvania, she began modeling at age 11 and ventured into acting at 15, with recurring roles as Lucy Montgomery […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – December 2

This day in history we feature the Etihad Museum. A dynamic 21st century museum was officially opened in UAE on this day in 2016. Trivia – Etihad Museum The Etiade Museum (Arabic: متحف الاتحاد), historically called the Union House (Arabic: دار الاتحاد), is a museum in Dubai that collects, preserves, and displays the heritage of […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – December 1

This day in history we feature Burj Al Arab. A luxury hotel located in the city of Dubai, United Arab Emirates was opened on this day in 1999. Trivia – Burj Al Arab Burj Al Arab is one of the “Lakhs of Luxuries” in the World. Managed by Jumeirah hotel group, it is one of […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 30

This day in history we feature The Beatles. The 1st album in 25 years, “Live at the BBC”, is released in Britain on this day in 1994. Trivia – The Beatles The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960, that comprised John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 29

This day in history we feature Enos (chimpanzee). He was the first and only chimpanzee to achieve Earth orbit and was launched into space on this day in 1961. Trivia – Enos (chimpanzee) Enos was the second chimpanzee launched into space by NASA. Enos was brought from the Miami Rare Bird Farm on April 3, […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 28

This day in history we feature The Times. The Times of London becomes the first newspaper to be produced on a steam-powered printing press on this day in 1814. Trivia – The Times The Times is a British daily national newspaper based in London. It began in 1785 under the title The Daily Universal Register, […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 27

This day in history we feature Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. In New York City, the first Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade was held on this day in 1924. Trivia – Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade is an annual parade in New York City presented by the U.S.-based department store chain Macy’s. The […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 5

This day in history we feature Virat Kohli. The Indian international cricketer and former captain of the India national cricket team born on this day in 1988. Trivia – Virat Kohli Virat Kohli plays for Delhi in domestic cricket and Royal Challengers Bangalore in the Indian Premier League as a right-handed batsman. Kohli made his […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – November 4

This day in history we feature The Dubai Mall. The second largest mall in the world was opened on this day in 2008. Trivia – The Dubai Mall The Dubai Mall is a shopping mall in Dubai. The 26th-largest shopping mall in the world by gross leasable area, tying with West Edmonton Mall and Fashion […]...Read More