Archive for the 'Protest' Category

THE NEWS THAT MADE HISTORY

Today-In-Historytitle

ap belmont
JOHN BELMONT

Related image
In Cape Town, South Africa on this day in 1967, a team of surgeons headed by Dr. Christian Barnard (above), performed the first human
heart transplant on Louis Washkansky. Washkansky only lived 18
days.

Related image

Image result for first human heart transplant performed in 1967
Louis Waskhansky after undergoing the world’s first successful heart transplant.

Image result for first human heart transplant performed in 1967

Image result for first human heart transplant performed in 1967

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Image result for hundreds of students arrested at the university of california at berkeley
On this day in 1964 the Free Speech Movement on the Berkeley
campus of the University of California culminated with the arrest
of some 800 student demonstrators.


Mario Savio, leader of the Berkeley Free Speech Movement, speaks
to assembled students on the campus at the University of California, Berkeley.

inline image
Effigy of Governor Pat Brown hanging outside an off-
campus student resident hall after the December 3rd
arrests.

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Image result for young ozzy osbourne pictures

Image result for young ozzy osbourne pictures

Image result for ozzy osbourne 2018
John Michael "Ozzy" Osbourne is 70 years old today.

Rock ‘n’ roll performer “Ozzy” Osbourne gained fame as the lead singer
of
Black Sabbath and became known as the Prince of Darkness and the
Godfather of Heavy Metal.

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Broadway,CURRENT EVENTS,HISTORY,Industrial accident,MAGAZINES,Medical,MUSIC,NEWSPAPER,Play,Protest,THEN AND NOW,Transplant and have No Comments

THE NEWS THAT MADE HISTORY

today in history

camilleb ap
CAMILLE BOHANNON

   
    
    
    
    
    
    
Citation: Protest march on Pine Street, November 29, 1999.  Unprocessed Image Bank Negatives, Binder 990909-20000330, Sheet 19991129.01 #36. Seattle Municipal Archives.
on this day in 1999, 40-Thousand protesters surrounded the World
Trade Organization meeting in Seattle, Washington. The protests
are sometimes referred to as the Battle of Seattle.

Citation: Labor protestors with banner, November 30, 1999. Copyright Peter Yates.

Citation: Protestors in turtle costumes, November 30, 1999. Copyright Peter Yates.

Citation: Dog at WTO rally, November 30, 1999. Copyright Peter Yates

Citation: Police in riot gear, November 29, 1999.  Unprocessed Image Bank Negatives, Binder 990909-20000330, Sheet 1999. 991206.02 #15. Seattle Municipal Archives.

Item No. 166267. World Trade Organization Protest, 1999. (Record Series 0207-01)

            
            
            

           

posted by Bob Karm in Album Released,ANNIVERSARY,Author,BIRTHDAY,HISTORY,MUSIC,Prime Minister,Protest and have No Comments

IT BECAME HISTORY ON THIS DAY

todayinhistory

camilleb ap
CAMILLE BOHANNON


Union Gen. William T. Sherman and his troops began their "March to
the Sea" during the
U.S. Civil War on this day in 1864. They left the
captured city of Atlanta (depicted above). The campaign ended with
the capture of the port of Savanna on December 21.

William-Tecumseh-Sherman.jpg
William Tecumseh Sherman (February 8, 1820 – February 14, 1891)

Sherman sea 1868.jpg
Union soldiers destroying telegraph poles and railroads, and freeing slaves, who are assisting Union soldiers in making their way to
safety.


GENERAL SHERMAN’S HEADQUARTERS DURING MARCH TO
THE SEA.


General Sherman at the port city of Savannah on the Atlantic coast.

ap 3

Related image
Explorer Zebulon Pike (above) spotted the mountaintop
that became known as Pikes Peak in Colorado.

Image result for pikes peak
Pikes Peak, called America’s Mountain for its summit’s role inspiring Katharine Lee Bates to pen “America the Beautiful.”

posted by Bob Karm in Actors,ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Confederate,CURRENT EVENTS,Explorer,HISTORY,MILITARY,MOVIES,Protest,Rape,TV series,WAR and have No Comments

HISTORY MAKING NEWS HEADLINES

todayinhistory

Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

Image result for two athletes suspended for mexico city olympics protest
On this day in 1968, two black athletes, Tommie Smith and John
Carlos, were suspended by the
U.S. Olympic Committee for giving
a "black power" salute (above) during a ceremony in Mexico City.

Image result for two athletes suspended for mexico city olympics protest

ap 3

Image result for three scientists share nobel prize  for  dna  work in 1962
The three scientists shared the Nobel Prize on this day in 1962 for
DNA discoveries concerning the molecular structure of nucleic
acids and its significance for information transfer in living material.”

Related image
Watson and Crick DNA model.

                          Image result for three scientists share nobel prize  for  dna  work in 1968

             

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Anthrax,Awards,BIRTHDAY,DEATH,DNA,HISTORY,INVENTION,MUSIC,Nobel prize,Olympics,Protest and have No Comments

IT WAS ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY

today in history

Image result for camille bohannon associated press            Image result for camille bohannon associated press
CAMILLE BOHANNON

Image result for the outbreak of ww1 in 1914 when austria-hungary declared war on serbia
On this day in 1914, World War I officially began when Austria-
Hungary declared war on Serbia.

Image result for the outbreak of ww1 in 1914 when austria-hungary declared war on serbia

ap 3

Image result for federal troops dispersed bonus army marchers
On this day in 1932, Federal troops forcibly dispersed the "Bonus
Army" of World War I veterans who had gathered in Washington,
DC. They were demanding money they were not scheduled to
receive until 1945.

Related image

ap 3

Image result for a u s army bomber crashed into the empire building   Image result for a u s army bomber crashed into the empire building

A U.S. Army bomber crashed into the 79th floor of New York City’s Empire State Building on this day in 1945. A total 14 people were
killed and 26 were injured.

Related image

Image result for a u s army bomber crashed into the empire building

Image result for the empire building 2018

ap 3

Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis as a child

Related image
President John F. Kennedy and wife Jacqueline.

Related image
Aristotle Onassis with wife Jacqueline.

Image result for jacqueline kennedy onassis in 1994
Jacqueline Lee Kennedy Onassis (Bouvier)
(July 28, 1929 – May 19, 1994)

Jacqueline was the wife of the 35th President of the United States, John
F. Kennedy
, and the First Lady of the United States from 1961 until his
assassination in 1963
.

On October 20, 1968, she married Aristotle Onassis, a Greek shipping
magnate.  In 1994 she died in her sleep at age 64 from Non-Hodgkin
lymphoma
.

ap 3

Image result for author beatrix potter

Related image

Related image
Helen Beatrix Potter
(July 28, 1866 – December 22, 1943) 

Beatrix Potter was an English writer, illustrator,
natural scientist, and conservationist best known
for her children’s books featuring animals, such
as those in The Tale of Peter Rabbit.

Image result for author beatrix potter in 1943

posted by Bob Karm in AIRCRAFT,Animals,ANNIVERSARY,AUTHORS,Aviation disaster,BIRTHDAY,HISTORY,NEWSPAPER,President,Protest and have No Comments