Today is Day 144 of 2022
Queen Victoria born in London.
She will go on to have the Victorian (1837 - 1901) time period named after her.
Samuel Morse sends message 'What hath God wrought' in Morse Code from Washington D. C. to Baltimore, Maryland.
First exploration of the Grand Canyon by John Wesley Powell begins.
Brooklyn Bridge opens after 14 years of construction.
Colorado's Mesa Verde National Park opens.
Short story writer William Trevor born in Mitchelstown, County Cork, Ireland.
Marx Brothers film début in The Cocoanuts.
Poet Joseph Brodsky born in Leningrad, Soviet Union.
Singer/songwriter Bob Dylan born in Duluth, Minnesota.
Astronaut Scott Carpenter orbits the Earth three times in the Aurora 7 space capsule.
Author Michael Chabon (The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay) born in Washington, D. C.
The Judgment of Paris takes place in France.
This wine tasting event increased the viability of American and California wines worldwide.
Judgment of Paris is also an allusion to a Greek myth.
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