Next Show July 18th (Day in History)

THIS DAY IN HISTORY

1290

King Edward I of England issues the Edict of Expulsion, banishing all Jews (numbering about 16,000) from England; this was Tisha B’Av on the Hebrew calendar, a day that commemorates many Jewish calamities

1925

Adolph Hitler publishes Mein Kampf.

1936

Spanish Civil War began in what became a dress rehearsal for World War II.

1955

Disneyland opens.

1976

Nadia Comăneci became the first person in Olympic Games history to score a perfect 10 in gymnastics at the 1976 Summer Olympics.

1989

Actress Rebecca Schaefer killed, sparking passage of anti-stalking law in California.

1995

On the Caribbean island of Montserrat, the Soufriere Hills volcano erupts. Over the course of several years, it devastates the island, destroying the capital and forcing most of the population to flee.

Birthdays

Nelson Mandela – 93

John Glenn – 90

Richard Branson – 52

Events

HostingCon 
July 16-18
Boston, MA

Crowdopolis
July 19
Los Angeles

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