Today I will post only quick history text because I was out all day and I am very tired. It is almost 11 pm in my country. I am hoping that you will not be angry 🙂
64 – Great Fire of Rome: a fire begins to burn in the merchant area of Rome and soon burns completely out of control. According to a popular, but untrue legend, Nero fiddled as the city burned.
1848 – Women’s rights: a two-day Women’s Rights Convention opens in Seneca Falls, New York.
1900 – The first line of the Paris Métro opens for operation.
1952 – The 1952 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XV Olympiad, were opened in Helsinki, Finland.
1983 – The first three-dimensional reconstruction of a human head in a CT is published.
1997 – The Provisional Irish Republican Army resumes a ceasefire to end their 25-year campaign to end British rule in Northern Ireland.
1814 – Samuel Colt, American businessman, founded the Colt’s Manufacturing Company.
1893 – Vladimir Mayakovsky, Russian actor, playwright, and poet.
1971 – Vitali Klitschko, Ukrainian boxer.
For all you from different time zones Have a great 18.07.2014.