Today in 1877 Thomas Edison announced his invention of the phonograph, a machine that could record and play sound. The most arrogant record collector of all. Go have fun this weekend!
In 1907 Jesús García saved the entire town of Nacozari de Garcia, Sonora by driving a burning train full of dynamite, six kilometers away before it could explode. Have a powerful weekend!
Well, today in 1593, Gil Perez spontaneously teleported from Manila, in the Philippines to Mexico City, Mexico.
Today in 1933 Albert Einstein fled Nazi Germany and moved to the United States of American. Then The Manhattan Projects was born.
Today in 1849, American author Edgar Allan Poe was found delirious in a gutter in Baltimore under mysterious circumstances; it was the last time he was seen in public before his death. Hey have a better weekend than that!
On September 26th 1580, Sir Francis Drake finished his circumnavigation of the Earth. He returned to Plymouth, England, with 59 remaining crew aboard.