Karol Wojtyla was born on this day in 1920 in Poland. In the fall of 1978 he became Pope John Paul II after the unexpected sudden death of Pope John […]
On this day in 1611 the King James Bible was published in London, England for the first time by printer Robert Barker.
Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI turns 86 today. In a shocking move he resigned earlier in the year. Born Joseph Ratzinger in Germany in 1927, he became Pope in 2005 after […]
Sandy Koufax turns 77 today. On October 6th, 1965 the Los Angeles Dodgers faced the Minnesota Twins in Game 1 of the World Series. Sandy Koufax was the greatest pitcher […]
On this day -Christmas Eve 1968 the crew of Apollo 8-entered into the orbit around the moon becoming the first humans to do so. They performed 10 lunar orbits and […]
On this day in 1978 one of most bizarre and tragic stories I can remember from a strange and weird era the mass-suicide in Jonestown, Guyana that took the lives […]