On This Date In 1281 The 2nd Battle of Hims was fought betw armies of Egypt's Mamluk dynasty and Ilkhanate, div of Mongol Emp centrd on Iran
On This Date In 1837 Harriet Powers (Oct 29, 1837–Jan 1, 1910) an African American slave, folk artist, quilt maker fr rural GA, was born.
On This Date In 1862 Oct 27-Oct 29, Skirmish at Island Mound of Am. Civil War, 1st known engagement of Afri-Am regiment, in Bates County, MO
On This Date In 1923 The Republic of Turkey as the successor state of the Ottoman Empire was Officially Proclaimed.
On This Date In 1929 was Black Tuesday, the Stock Market Crash http://onecent.us/ce2 Monetary Causes of the 1920s Bubble and its Popping.
On This Date In 1954 Ernest Hemingway was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.
On This Date In 1960 After his Olympic triumph, Cassius Clay returned to Louisville to begin his professional career, winning his first pro fight.
On This Date In 1977 Halloween Is Grinch Night, 1977 Emmy Award winner for Outstanding Animated Program, premiered on ABC October 29, 1977.
On This Date In 2002 'Nirvana' was released, the third Nirvana album following the death of singer/guitarist Kurt Cobain in April 1994.
On This Date In 2009 New Jersey Devils defeat Boston Bruins, 2-1, and the New York Yankees defeat Philadelphia Phillies, 3-1.
Happy Birthday Joely Fisher (1967), Winona Ryder (1971), Richard Dreyfuss (1947), Dan Castellaneta (1957). RIP Fanny Brice (Fania Borach)(1891-1951).
The NeoCube http://onecent.us/ce3 Maybe the coolest object that is still legal to own! #science #tech #gadget
Planetarium Tech Goes Beyond the Infinite http://onecent.us/ce4 Morrison's digital projection system takes viewers on a trippy ride through space. #tech
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If people only knew about Jesus what they saw in you, how well would they know Him?