In 1942, the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was called off due to the war.
Thursday, November 28, 2013
Monday, November 25, 2013
Sunday, November 24, 2013
This is really incredible. Composer Jim Wilson slowed down the sound of crickets chirping and it sounds like a church choir. So beautiful. The track below is the combination of two tracks: the crickets chirping at their regular frequency and the chirping slowed down.
Saturday, November 23, 2013
Tuesday, November 19, 2013
Sunday, November 10, 2013
Journalist and explorer Henry Stanley found the missing David Livingstone in Central Africa and made his famous comment, "Dr. Livingstone, I presume?"
The first long distance telephone call without operator assistance took place.
Sesame Street premiered on PBS TV.
The Great Wall of China opened to the world for tourism.