Yesterday C-Note's Almanac Tomorrow




1848
Wisconsin becomes the 30th state.

1864
French-imposed Mexican Emperor Maximilian arrives at Vera Cruz.

1904
Comedian Bob Hope (Leslie Townes Hope), born in London, England.

1906
Author T. H. White (Once and Future King) born Bombay, India.

1913
Igor Stravinsky’s Le Sacre du Printemps (The Rites of Spring) performed for the first time in Paris at the Ballet Russe.
The performance causes a riot by disgruntled audience members.

1917

Thirty-fifth President of the US John F. Kennedy born in Brookline, Massachusetts.

1953

New Zealand beekeeper Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay of Nepal reached the top of Mount Everest.



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