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This Day, That Year – October 1

This day in history we feature Walt Disney World Resort. Also called as Walt Disney World or Disney World, is an entertainment resort complex near Orlando, Florida was opened on this day in 1971. Trivia – Walt Disney World Resort Walt Disney World Resort, envisioned by Walt Disney and featuring attractions based on stories and […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 30

This day in history we feature Gulf News. This daily English newspaper from Dubai, was first launched in tabloid format on this day in 1978. Trivia – Gulf News Gulf News is currently distributed throughout the UAE and also in other Persian Gulf Countries. Its online edition was launched in 1996. Through its owner Al […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 29

This day in history we feature Blackpool Tramway. The first practical public electric tramway in the world is opened in Blackpool, England on this day in 1885. Trivia – Blackpool Tramway The Blackpool Tramway runs from Blackpool to Fleetwood on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire, England. It is operated by Blackpool Transport (BT) and runs […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 28

This day in history we feature Falcon 1. SpaceX, an American aerospace manufacturer successfully launched Falcon 1 on this day 2008. Trivia – Falcon 1 Falcon 1 was a small-lift launch vehicle that was operated from 2006 to 2009 by SpaceX. It became the first privately-developed fully liquid-fueled launch vehicle to go into orbit around […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 27

This day in history we feature Zhai Zhigang. He is a Chinese astronaut who performed China’s first spacewalk on this day in 2008. Trivia – Zhai Zhigang Zhai was born in Longjiang County, Heilongjiang Province. He enrolled at the PLA Air Force Aviation University and studied to be a fighter pilot and then as a […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 26

This day in history we feature Yves Rossy. He was first person to fly a jet engine-powered wing across the English Channel on this day in 2008. Trivia – Yves Rossy Yves Rossy (born 27 August 1959) is a Swiss military-trained pilot and an aviation enthusiast. He is known as the inventor of a series […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 25

This day in history we feature Will Smith. He is an American actor, rapper, and film producer born on this day in 1968. Trivia – Will Smith Willard Carroll Smith also known by his stage name The Fresh Prince, began his career starring as a fictionalized version of himself on the NBC sitcom The Fresh […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 24

This day in history we feature 60 Minutes. The prime-time American television news show 60 Minutes debuted on this day in 1968. Trivia – 60 Minutes The program was created by Don Hewitt and Bill Leonard, who chose to set it apart from other news programs by using a unique style of reporter-centered investigation. In […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 23

This day in history we feature Mozilla Firefox. The first public version of the web browser Mozilla Firefox (“Phoenix 0.1”) is released on this day in 2002. Trivia – Mozilla Firefox Mozilla Firefox, or simply Firefox, is a free and open-source web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation. It […]...Read More

This Day, That Year – September 22

This day in history we feature Friends. NBC aired the first episode of Friends, an American television sitcom on this day in 1994. Trivia – Friends Friends was created by David Crane and Marta Kauffman, from September 22, 1994, to May 6, 2004, lasting ten seasons. With an ensemble cast starring Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, […]...Read More