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April 24, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 24, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1800, President John Adams approved an expense of $5,000 to purchase books for use by legislators, thereby creating America’s Library … Continue reading Wednesday, April 24, 2024

April 23, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 2005, YouTube co-founder Jawed Karim posted the first 18-second video to the brand-new site, titled “Me at the zoo.” His … Continue reading Tuesday, April 23, 2024

April 22, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

MONDAY, APRIL 22, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1969, Robin Knox-Johnston became the first person to sail solo around the world when he returned to Falmouth, U.K., after … Continue reading Monday, April 22, 2024

April 20, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

SATURDAY, APRIL 20, 2024 Happy Saturday! On this date in 1841, Edgar Allan Poe’s story, “The Murders in the Rue Morgue“ first appeared in Graham’s Lady’s and Gentleman’s Magazine. The tale is … Continue reading Saturday, April 20, 2024

April 19, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

FRIDAY, APRIL 19, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1775, a group of colonial Minutemen engaged in their first battle with British regulars in Lexington and Concord, immortalized in … Continue reading Friday, April 19, 2024

April 18, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

THURSDAY, APRIL 18, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1906, a massive earthquake hit San Francisco, igniting huge fires and destroying nearly 500 city blocks. The disaster killed an … Continue reading Thursday, April 18, 2024

April 17, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 17, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 2015, a tourist on the German North Sea coast found a message in a bottle that had floated at sea … Continue reading Wednesday, March 17, 2024

April 16, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

TUESDAY, APRIL 16, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. wrote a response to his critics on some scraps of paper. The open letter … Continue reading Tuesday, April 16, 2024

April 15, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

MONDAY, APRIL 15, 2024 Good Morning! On this date in 1947, Jackie Robinson made his playing debut on first base as a Brooklyn Dodger, the first black player in modern … Continue reading Monday, April 15, 2024

April 13, 2024 by Cole Strehlow

SATURDAY, APRIL 13, 2024 Happy Saturday! On this date in 1997, 21-year-old Tiger Woods won the Masters Tournament for the first time by a record 12 strokes in Augusta, Georgia. It … Continue reading Saturday, April 13, 2024