First Printed Playing Cards

German documents reference wooden blocks used to print picture playing cards Continue reading

First Spoked Wheels Found in Iraq

Archeologists David W. Anthony and Dorcas Brown of Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY, USA excavated graves on the steppes of Russia and Kazakhstan in 1995 Continue reading

Baby Bottle Cloth Nipple

Pottery containers used as baby bottles were found in Cyprus, Greece dated to 900 BCE using cloth pieces as a nipple. Continue reading

Establishment of the Mahasanghika School

The establishment of the Mahasanghika school arose in the fourth century BCE emphasizing the transcendent nature and infinite purity of the Buddha, Continue reading

Cake Found in Egyptian Tomb

A wrapped sesame-honey cake was discovered in the grave of Pepion Continue reading

Paul Ehrlich

Paul Ehrlich (German: [ˈpaʊ̯l ˈeːɐ̯lɪç] (About this soundlisten); 14 March 1854 – 20 August 1915) was a Nobel prize-winning German-Jewish physician and scientist who worked in the fields of hematology, immunology, and antimicrobial chemotherapy. Continue reading

Pancho Villa Won Boxing Title

Philippine boxer, Pancho Villa won the flyweight title at the 1923 World Boxing Championships. Continue reading

Wilbur Wright Performs Aerial Turns

Wilbur Wright performed aerial turns in an airplane on September 20, 1904 at Kitty Hawk, NC, USA. Continue reading

China Created Nail Polish

China developed color nail polish around 3000 BCE various colours were assigned to different social hierarchy. Continue reading

The Pharaoh Menes

Menes (/ˈmiːniːz/; Ancient Egyptian: mnj, probably pronounced */maˈnij/; Ancient Greek: Μήνης) was a pharaoh of the Early Dynastic Period of ancient Egypt credited by classical tradition with having united Upper and Lower Egypt and as the founder of the First Dynasty. Continue reading