Facts & Historical Events On This Day
The biographic drama movie 'Bohemian Rhapsody,' about Freddie Mercury, premiered at Wembley Arena in London, UK.
A 2,400-year-old shipwreck found in the Black Sea became the world's oldest intact shipwreck ever discovered.
The world's longest over sea bridge opened in China.
English singer-songwriter Adele achieved the record of the first song to get over 1 million downloads in a week with her third studio album ''Hello.”
The James Bond spy movie 'Skyfall,' starring Daniel Craig, premiered at the Royal Albert Hall, London, UK.
Apple's iPod hit store shelves.
Britney Spears's first single, 'Baby One More Time,' was released.
Elton John became the 1,662nd person to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
The Smurfs were published for the first time in Spirou magazine in Belgium.
Walt Disney's animated Dumbo was released in New York City, New York, US.
The bank robber John Dillinger and his gang robbed $75,000 from the Central National Bank in Greencastle, Indiana.
More than 25,000 people marched down New York's 5th Avenue supporting women's suffrage.
The first major battle of the First English Civil War began near Edge Hill, Warwickshire.
God created the world, at least according to Archbishop James Ussher of Armagh.