Archive for the 'NEWSPAPER' Category

HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST WORLD NEWS

todayinhistory

Ross-ap-3
ROSS SIMPSON

Image result for egypt's anwar sadat assassinated
On this day in 1981.

Image result for egypt's anwar sadat assassinated

associated-press-3

Related image
On this day in 1973.

Egypt and Syria attacked Israel in an attempt to win back territory that had
been lost in the third Arab-Israel war. Support for Israel led to a devastating
oil embargo against many nations including the
U.S. and Great Britain on
October 17, 1973. The war lasted 2 weeks.

associated-press-3

Related image

A UN weapons inspector in Iraq looking for WMD’s. The findings
were reported on this day in 2004 by chief weapons inspector
David Kay (below) told the senate there were,in fact, no weapons
of mass destruction. 

Image result for top u.s. arms inspector reports on iraq's wmd

associated-press-3

Image result for the death of actress betty davis
On this day in 1989.

Image result for the death of actress betty davis

associated-press-3

Related image

On this day in 1927 "The Jazz Singer" opened in New York starring Al
Jolson. The film, the first ‘talkie,’ was based on the short story "The
Day of Atonement" by Sampson Raphaelson.

Image result for the movie the jazz singer

posted by Bob Karm in Actress,ANNIVERSARY,Assassination,DEATH,HISTORY,Investigation,MOVIES,Musical,NEWSPAPER,WAR and have No Comments

PAST WORLD NEWS HEADLINES

today in history

MikeGracia1
MIKE GRACIA

Image result for anthrax scare 2001

Image result for death from anthrax in october 5, 2001

Bob Stevens of American Media in Florida.

Image result for death from anthrax in october 5, 2001

ap 2

Image result for quayle benson vp debate

On this day in 1988, during a debate between candidates for vice president of
the
U.S., Democrat Lloyd Bentsen (left) told Republican Dan Quayle, “You’re
no Jack Kennedy."

Image result for quayle benson vp debate

ap 2

Love Me Do single - United Kingdom

On this day in 1962, "Love Me Do" by the Beatles was released in the U.K. It
was their first single.

Related image

ap 2

Related image

On this day in 1969, "Monty Python’s Flying Circus" debuted on BBC television. The British sketch comedy series, created by the comedy group Monty Python, aired until 1974.

Image result for monty python flying circus

ap 2

Image result for barry bonds king of the single season home runs in 2001

Image result for barry bonds king of the single season home runs in 2001
It was on this day in 2001.

Image result for barry bonds king of the single season home runs in 2001

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Anthrax,Baseball,Comedy,Dabate,DEATH,DEBUT,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,MUSIC,NEWSPAPER,Record released,SPORTS,TV series and have No Comments

HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST WORLD NEWS

todayinhistory

Camille bohannon ap 1
CAMILLE BOHANNON

Image result for sputnik 1 launched into orbit

The Soviet Union launched Sputnik I into orbit around the Earth on
this day in 1957. Sputnik was the first manmade satellite to enter
space. Sputnik I fell out of orbit on January 4, 1958.

Image result for sputnik 1 launched into orbit

associated-press-2

Related image

On this day in 1993, dozens of Somalis dragged an American soldier through
the streets of Mogadishu. A videotape showed Michael Durant being taken
prisoner by Somali militants.

Image result for u.s. black hawk helicopters shot down in somalia

Related image

associated-press-2

Image result for comedian buster keaton
Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966)

Buster Keaton was an American actor, comedian, film director, producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer who  was best known for his silent films,
in which his trademark was
physical comedy with a consistently stoic,
deadpan
expression, earning him the nickname "The Great Stone Face."

Image result for buster keaton

associated-press-2

Image result for janis joplin death

Image result for janis joplin death

On this day in 1970.

Related image
Janis Lyn Joplin  (January 19, 1943 – October 4, 1970)

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,AIRCRAFT,ANNIVERSARY,Aviation,BIRTHDAY,Comedian,DEATH,Drugs,HISTORY,MOVIES,MUSIC,NEWSPAPER,Silent films and have No Comments

HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST WORLD NEWS

today in history

Camille bohannon ap 1
CAMILLE BOHANNON

Related image

Mahatma (Mohandas) K Gandhi was born on this day
in
1869.

Image result for mohandas gandhi

associated-press-3

Image result for president woodrow wilson suffered a stroke

Image result for president woodrow wilson suffered a stroke

On this day in 1919, President Woodrow Wilson suffered a stroke
that left him partially paralyzed.

associated-press-3

Image result for thurgood marshall sworn in as u.s. supreme court justice

Thurgood Marshall was sworn in in this day in 1967. He was the first African-American member of the U.S. Supreme Court.

Related image

associated-press-3

Image result for the death of rock hudson

Image result for the death of rock hudson

On this day in 1985.

associated-press-3

pea

"Peanuts," the comic strip created by Charles M. Schulz, was published for
the first time in seven newspapers on this day in 1950.

Image result for first peanuts comic strip
Charles Monroe Schulz  (November 26, 1922 – February 12, 2000)

Image result for first peanuts comic strip

associated-press-3

Image result for musician sting

A young Sting

Related image

Sting (Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner) is 66 years old today.

British born Sting is a multi-instrumentalist and singer for The Police, known
for such hits as "Don’t Stand So Close to Me" and "Message in a Bottle." He
also became a successful solo artist, releasing his first album The Dream of
the Blue Turtles in 1985, followed by ten more albums the next two decades.

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,African American,ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Comedian,Comic Strip,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,DEBUT,HISTORY,Leaders,Medical,MOVIES,MUSIC,NEWSPAPER,President,Spiritual,Supreme court,THEN AND NOW and have No Comments

HIGHLIGHTS OF PAST WORLD NEWS

todayinhistory

Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

Image result for the nuremberg tribunal convicts nazi leaders leaders of war crimes

An international military tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany,
found 22 top Nazi leaders guilty of war crimes on this day
in 1946.

Image result for the nuremberg tribunal convicts nazi leaders leaders of war crimes

ap 3

Image result for the berlin airlift ends

The Berlin Airlift came to an end on this day in 1949. The airlift had taken
2.3 million tons of food into the western sector despite the Soviet blockade.

Image result for the berlin airlift ends

ap 3

Image result for james meredith registers at ole miss

African-American James Meredith James Meredith succeeded in registering
at the University of Mississippi on this day in 1962. It was his fourth attempt
to register.

Image result for james meredith registers at ole miss
James Meredith is escorted by U.S. Marshals.

Related image
James Howard Meredith turned 84 in June.

ap 3

Image result for the magic flute premieres

The Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart opera The Magic Flute (Die Zauberflote)
premiered in Vienna, Austria on this day in 1791.

Related image

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
(January 27, 1756 – December 5, 1791)

ap 3

Image result for james dean

James Byron Dean
(February 8, 1931 – September 30, 1955)

Image result for james dean car crash

Image result for james dean car crash

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,AIRCRAFT,ANNIVERSARY,Auto accident,Aviation,Civi Rights,DEATH,HISTORY,Nazi Germany,NEWSPAPER,Opera,University,War crimes and have No Comments