Halloween Traditions and Their Origins
Do you know why things like trick or treating and Jack o' Lanterns are associated with Halloween? Read my article to find out.
Annie Edson Taylor
Annie Edson Taylor was the first woman to go over Niagara Falls in a barrel.
August Heatwave of 2003
August 2003 saw a heatwave that killed thousands of people in Southern Europe and a power outage on the eastern seaboard that affected states from New Jersey to Michigan and parts of Canada.
Remembering Lucille Ball
It was this day in history that Lucille Ball was born in 1911. Lucy is most famous for her 1950's television sitcom, I Love Lucy.
University of Texas Massacre
It was this day in history; August 1, 1966 when ex arine and former Eagle Scout Charles Whitman climbed up to the observation deck of a tower at the University of Texas and began shooting people down below him.
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