Life’s Playlist…. Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News

Should I have known this?

On this date in 1493, Columbus returned to Spain after his voyage to the New World.  (America)  I just assumed he stayed, should I have known differently?

On this date in 1892 the first escalator was patented.

In 1913, Woodrow Wilson held the first Presidential Press Conference on this date.  Pissing off the next 17 Presidents who followed.

On this date in 1922, the first southern radio station went on the air…. WSB in Atlanta.  Still on the air today!

In 1952, the greatest 24 hour rainfall began in the Indian Ocean….. 73.6 inches.

The first T.G.I.Friday’s opened on this date in 1965.

Who knew?

 

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