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 […]
The Rev. Billy Graham who has counseled presidents as far back as Harry S. Truman, meets with the next POTUS? Well he did meet with Republican nominee Mitt Romney today. […]
On this day in 1979 Pope John Paul II became the first pope to visit the White House. He visited President Jimmy Carter. Pope John Paul II met with Carter […]