Today In History

“You can never know your future until you learn your past”

Ok, well I switched the words up a bit, buy you know the saying! Take a moment to learn some history about January 27…

1756 – Composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart was born

1888 – The National Geographic Society was founded in Washington, DC.

1964 – actress Bridget Fonda was born

1977 1st broadcast of “Roots” mini-series on ABC TV

1984 Michael Jackson is burned during filming for Pepsi commercial

1991 – Whitney Houston sang the “Star Spangled Banner” at Super Bowl XXV.

1998 – WNBA begins filling rosters of Washington Mystics and Detroit Shock

*Facts courtesy of on-this-day.com & scopesys.com
*all pictures courtesy of Google


By: Sarah J

Advertisements

Leave a comment

No comments yet.

Comments RSS

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s