Jane Eyre’s creator, Charlotte Bronte was born 2oo years ago on April 21st, 1816.
Super Bowl 50 is next Sunday. Will you be watching?
“Sound of Silence” by Simon and Garfunkel was released on January 17, 1966, fifty years ago.
Chicago was granted an NBA franchise, to be named the Bulls on January 16, 1966.
The Union Stockyards opened on Christmas day, 1865, and remained open for the next 100 years, inspiring Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle and a mention in the Sinatra hit, “My Kind of Town.”
The sweet strains of Frank Sinatra first graced the earth on December 12, 1915.
Ratified on December 6, 1865, 150 years ago, the 13th Amendment abolished slavery and involuntary servitude in the United States.