Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Exercises for today

Tuesday, August 15, 2017


On this day in 1969, the Woodstock Music Festival opens on a patch of farmland in White Lake, a hamlet in the upstate New York town of Bethel.

Monday, August 14, 2017

Japan Surrender Official

World War II


Japan’s surrender made public

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Rose set record

On this day in 1981, Pete Rose of the Philadelphia Phillies gets the 3,631st hit of his baseball career, breaking Stan Musial’s record for most hits by a National Leaguer. The record-breaking hit came in a game against the St. Louis Cardinals, the team with whom Musial had spent his entire career, and the former hits king was on hand to congratulate Rose.

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Nagasaki Bombing in 1945

Nagasaki Bombed

On this day in 1945, a second atom bomb is dropped on Japan by the United States, at Nagasaki, resulting finally in Japan’s unconditional surrender.