Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Day 199 - This day in legal and military history

July 18


NATIONAL Sour Candy Day

Today in legal and military [and occasional oddities] history

64 Great Fire of Rome begins

1877 Inventor Thomas Edison records the human voice for the first time

1925 The first volume of Adolf Hitler's Mein Kampf was published

1936 The Spanish Civil War began

1968 Intel is founded in Mountain View, California

1976 14-year-old Romanian gymnast Nadia Comaneci earned the first perfect score, a ten, at the Olympics and went on to score six more tens and win three gold medals

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