December 15 in Pop Culture History

December 15th History, Trivia, and Fun Facts December 15th History Highlights 1791 – The Bill of Rights was added to the United States Constitution. 1933 – The Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution repealed the Eighteenth Amendment, which prohibited the sale, manufacture, and transportation of alcohol. 1973 – The American Psychiatric Association voted 13… Read More

December 12 in Pop Culture History

December 12th History, Trivia, and Fun Facts December 12th History Highlights 1787 – Pennsylvania became the second state to ratify the United States Constitution. 1901 – Guglielmo Marconi sent the first Atlantic wireless (radio) transmission (three beeps) from Cornwall, England, to Newfoundland, Canada. 1913 – Originally stolen from the Louvre Museum in Paris on August… Read More

December 10 in Pop Culture History

December 10th History, Trivia, and Fun Facts December 10th History Highlights 1768 – The first edition of the Encyclop√¶dia Britannica was published. 1884 – Mark Twain’s Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published. 1901 – The first Nobel Prizes were awarded. President Theodore ‘Teddy’ Roosevelt became the first person to be awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.… Read More

December 9 in Pop Culture History

December 9th History, Trivia, and Fun Facts December 9th History Highlights 1960 – The first episode of Coronation Street, the world’s longest-running television soap opera, was broadcast in the United Kingdom. December 9, 19** Birthday (fictional) Jimmy Olsen, DC Comics December 9, 19** Birthday (fictional) Green Arrow, Oliver Queen, DC Comics 1979 -The eradication of… Read More

December 6 in Pop Culture History

December 6th History, Trivia, and Fun Facts December 6th History Highlights 1897 – London became the world’s first city license taxicabs. December 6, 1928 Birthday (fictional) Hagrid, Harry Potter 1969 – The Altamont Free Concert, featuring Santana, Jefferson Airplane, The Flying Burrito Brothers and Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young and the Rolling Stones. It also… Read More