1977

Launch of the first weather satellite

Thursday, 23 November 2017

360.org - All this effort, just so we know what to wear tomorrow morning... The first weather satellite was launched on November 23th in the year 1977, the beginning of a new satellite-era. The satellite was named Meteosat-1. In the following years, eleven different Meteosat satellites have been sent into the atmosphere.
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2005

Angela Merkel becomes the first female Chancellor of Germany

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

360.org - On the 22th of november in the year 2005, history was written when Angela Merkel became Germany’s first female Chancellor. On that day she became one of the leading figures of the European Union.
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1981

Dutch people united against NATO’s cruise missiles

Tuesday, 21 November 2017

360.org - On this day in the year 1981, 400.000 people demonstrated against cruise missiles in Amsterdam. These protesters were followers of various religion types, but they stood together to make the government stop their plans of deploying US cruise missiles on Dutch ground. This demonstration was very crucial to the people, because the US cruise missiles carried nuclear warheads, which were generally neutron bombs.
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1985

Looking through the Windows


Monday, 20 November 2017



1911

Mission: transmission


Sunday, 19 November 2017



1987

Smoke Underground


Saturday, 18 November 2017



1913

Wonder of the world, the Panama Canal


Friday, 17 November 2017



1974

Mamma Mia!


Thursday, 16 November 2017



1990 Girl You Know It’s (not) True!


2008 Recession in Europe!


1997 Hakuna Matata! An iconic musical is born


1990 A modern emperor in a traditional house


2000 155 people killed in a cable car


1989 Word processing gets a huge impulse


1989 Tear down this wall!


1966 Cake for Gordon Ramsay!


2000 Ingrid of Sweden; the beloved Queen of Denmark


1965 How to become president, born poor: Nixon is elected president


2014 Painting of Van Gogh sold for a record price


2008 Change has come to America


1906 The history of ‘SOS – help me’!


1982 Shooting a horror movie. As a music video ...


1512 Michelangelo’s masterpiece is exhibited for the first time


1632 Today, 485 years ago, Johannes Vermeer was baptized


2012 The day Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker became Disney heroes


2012 Today, 5 years ago, Hurricane Sandy hit New York City


1886 The history of ticker tape parades


1988 E.T. on home video


1992 A tour through history


2007 The giant multinational airliner


2003 Concorde makes its last commercial flight


2001 Music from your pocket


1906 Highway to success


1980 The media queen


1965 Beatles receive a gold record for ‘Yesterday’


1987 Black Monday; stock markets crash around the world


1968 Circus Circus opens in Las Vegas


1931 Al Capone finally convicted


1923 Hello Mickey!


1987 The Great Storm hits France and England


1940 Happy birthday Sir Cliff!


2010 Mining accident Chile comes to an end


1935 And stars were shimmering. Today was Pavarotti’s birthday.


1986 Why the Reykjavik Summit was a success after all


1963 Life in rosy hues. Today the sparrow died


1940 Tell me it’s not true!


1896 Giant surviving depressions, two World wars and Black Monday: Dow Jones


1919 KLM. The oldest airline in the world


2002 From outcast to popular prince


1962 007’s first movie mission


2006 WikiLeaks launched by Julian Assange


1985 Space Shuttle Atlantis makes her maiden flight


1951 Every little thing he sings is magic. Happy birthday Sting!


1982 Inspirational technology: Epcot opens in Disneyworld Florida


1968 Boeing's 747 is celebrating


1988 The most flamboyant athletic of all time: Flo-Jo


2016 Fighter for peace: Shimon Peres died


1998 A phenomenon is launched: The first of search engine Google


1951 Professor Jongbloed demonstrates artificial heart in Paris


1944 Happy birthday Gordon Gekko!


1952 War between chicken and hamburger


1939 Unconsciously, Freud will always be in our minds


1964 Congratulations Fiddler on the Roof!


1958 The man who saved millions of lives


1934 Buon compleanno Sophia Loren!


1857 Scrunching or folding?


1977 First picture of moon and earth


1787 We the people ...


2008 Once upon a time ... Lehman Brothers


1978 Outside the box


1955 Tutti Frutti, aw Rooty!


2004 And you get a car! And you get a car! And you ...


1953 Jacqueline Bouvier becomes Jackie Kennedy


1923 The international force of justice


1997 Goodbye England's rose


1980 The Gotthard tunnel opens


1882 Thomas Edison: parasite of technology


1965 The man with tiger blood


1952 Left-handed legend


1934 MGM's first animated cartoon


1997 Death of a princess


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