The notice urged others to recognize women’s contributions and announced, “The necessity of taking all imaginable care of those who may happen to...
On this day in 1921, Giovanni “Gianni” Agnelli, the glamorous, powerful Italian business tycoon who turned Fiat, his family’s car company, into an international conglomerate, is born in Turin, Italy.
After being called out to quell workers’ demonstrations on the streets of Petrograd (now St.
Petersburg), regiment after regiment of soldiers in the city’s army garrison defect to join the rebels on March 12, forcing the resignation of the imperial government and heralding the triumph of the February Revolution in...
FDR used the informal radio addresses to explain his policies to the American public.
In May 1965, the Australians increased their commitment with the deployment of the 1st Battalion, Royal...Austrian Chancellor Kurt von Schuschnigg, learning... On this day in 1982, Live on the Sunset Strip, the latest concert film recorded by the provocative comedian Richard Pryor, arrives in movie theaters.