Add Your Piece of History… 24th April

24 Apr
  • On this day in 1942.  Barbara Streisand celebrates her birthday today.  Barbara Streisand was born in Brooklyn, New York, USA.  American singer, film and theatre actress.
  • On this day in 1184 B.C.  Today is recognised as the day when the Greeks entered Troy via the infamous Trojan Horse.
  • On this day in 1981.  The first IBM personal computer was introduced.

Please feel free to add you piece of history (something personal or just general history).

  • Detail from The Procession of the Trojan Horse...

    Detail from The Procession of the Trojan Horse in Troy by Domenico Tiepolo (1773), inspired by Virgil’s Aeneid (Photo credit: Wikipedia)ed as the day when the Greeks entered Troy via the infamous Trojan Horse.

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2 Responses to “Add Your Piece of History… 24th April”

  1. Carl D'Agostino May 12, 2013 at 7:49 pm #

    Taught high school history 33 years here in Miami Thanks visit my blog.

    • 09history May 12, 2013 at 7:56 pm #

      Thank you for your comment! 33 years, I have a lot of respect for you, thank you.

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