Tonight is a Blue moon! That’s when you have full moons in one month. Have a great weekend!
It’s Friday! You made it!
Today, in 1955, Disneyland was opened by Walt Disney in Anaheim, California. One of the few remaining attractions from that first opening is Mr. Toad’s Wild Ride.
Today in 1925 the Scopes Monkey Trial, began for substitute high school teacher, John Scopes, who was accused of violating Tennessee’s Butler Act, a Tennessee law making it unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school.
Today in 1938 the world speed record for a steam railway locomotive was set in England, by the Mallard, which reached the speed of 125.88 miles per hour.
Today in the first officially recorded, organized baseball game was played under Alexander Cartwright’s rules in Hoboken, New Jersey’s at Elysian Fields with the New York Base Ball Club defeating the Knickerbockers 23-1.