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February 4

What happened on February 4? An election brought forward George Washington as the first-ever President of the United States on this day in 1789. Unanimously. That is quite a result. Nowadays, candidates paint wonderful pictures of their visions and ideas. …

February 3

What happened on February 3? A galactic start to this day. We celebrate astronaut Eileen Collins become the first woman to pilot a Space Shuttle in 1995! Maybe she met some friends from the Russian national airline Aeroflot along the …

February 2

What happened on February 2? Irish writer James Joyce was born into our world in 1882 and his tales will live on forever. Just like the songs, vibes, and perfumes of Colombian diva Shakira (*1977).Proper quality, both of them. Speaking …

February 1

What happened on February 1? February starts with a shout-out to Great-Britain, where the first volume of the Oxford English Dictionary was published in 1884. Certainly use it to perfect your writing skills. A luxury Dutch adventurer Jacob Roggeveen (*1659) …

January 31

What happened on January 31? A royal “Hiep hiep… Hoera!” today, as we celebrate the birthday of Princess Beatrix van Oranje-Nassau (*1938) – former Queen of The Kingdom of The Netherlands. Exactly 80 years later, in 2018, the world experienced …

January 30

What happened on January 30? Mazda cars became wildly famous because of many technical specifics, but the special ‘opening headlights’ are simply amazing! The Japanese manufacturer was established in this day in 1920 and unfortunately never got to mass production …