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By iTeresa

My grandmother Teresa Mazzagatti was born today, December 13, in the year 1919...Many things have happened over the past 90 years....heres a few of them.  Happy Birthday Mom-mom, I love you.


1919 - Ross and Smith land in Australia from a flight from London

1920 - League of nations establishes International Court of Justice in The Hague

1922 - Charles Ebbets proposes putting numbers on players' sleeves or caps

1924 - KOA-AM in Denver CO begins radio transmissions

1928 - Clip-on tie designed

1934 - Mark Hellinger Theater (Warner Bros) opens at 237 W 51st St. New York City

1938 - Los Angeles freezes at 28 degrees F

1944 - Norman Krasna's "Dear Ruth," premieres in New York City

1950 - James Dean begins his career with an appearance in a Pepsi commercial

1953 - KOAM TV channel 7 in Pittsburg-Joplin, KS (CBS) begins broadcasting

1964 - In El Paso, Texas, Lyndon Baines Johnson and Mexican President Gustavo Diaz Ordaz set off an explosion diverting Rio Grande, to reshape US-Mexico border

1966 - U.S. performs nuclear test at Nevada Test Site

1975 - 1st time Saturday Night Live uses a time delay - Richard Pryor as host

1978 - Susan B. Anthony dollar, 1st U.S. coin to honor a woman, issued

1982 - Earthquake hits Northern Yemen; 2,000 die

1988 - Arafat addresses United Nations in Geneva

1992 - FCC fines Infinity Broadcasting $600,000

1993 - Dow Jones hits record 3764.43

2000 - Al Gore concedes presidential election, George W. Bush named president

2003 - American forces capture Sadam Hussen outside of Tikrit

2009 - Teresa Mazzagatti turns 90 :)

1 comments:

Happy Belated birthday Mom Mom!!!!!!!

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