5/5 27 dec

December 26, 2007 at 10:55 pm | Posted in history, science | Leave a comment
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(1933)

FM Radio is patented.

4/5 27 dec

December 26, 2007 at 10:55 pm | Posted in history | Leave a comment
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Australia – Proclamation Day (South Australian public holiday), for the foundation of the Australian state of South Australia on December 28, 1836 but commemorated on this day.

3/5 27 dec

December 26, 2007 at 10:55 pm | Posted in sports | Leave a comment
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(1860)

The first ever inter-club football match takes place between Hallam F.C. and Sheffield F.C. at the Sandygate Road ground in Sheffield, England.

2/5 27 dec

December 26, 2007 at 10:55 pm | Posted in history | Leave a comment
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(1949)

Indonesian National Revolution: The Netherlands officially recognizes Indonesian independence.

1/5 27 dec

December 26, 2007 at 10:55 pm | Posted in science | Leave a comment
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(1968)

Apollo Program: Apollo 8 splashes down in the Pacific Ocean, ending humanity’s first manned mission to the Moon.

5/5 26 dec

December 26, 2007 at 8:30 am | Posted in disasters | Leave a comment
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(838)

A heavy storm surge causes floods in nearly all the coastal areas of the Low Countries and kills many Jewish and Muslim citizins.

4/5 26 dec

December 26, 2007 at 8:29 am | Posted in science | Leave a comment
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(1973)

Soyuz 13 lands on earth after a week in orbit.

3/6 26 dec

December 26, 2007 at 8:27 am | Posted in disasters | Leave a comment
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(2003)

A strong magnitude 6.6 earthquake devastates southeast Iranian city of Bam, killing tens of thousands and destroying the citadel of Arg-é Bam.

2/5 26 dec

December 26, 2007 at 8:25 am | Posted in history | Leave a comment
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(1862)

American Civil War: The Battle of Chickasaw Bayou begins.

1/5 26 dec

December 26, 2007 at 8:24 am | Posted in disasters | Leave a comment
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(2004)

An earthquake measuring 9.3 on the Richter magnitude scale creates a tsunami causing devastation in Sri Lanka, India, Indonesia, Thailand, Malaysia, The Maldives and many other areas around the rim of the Indian Ocean, killing more than 300,000.

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