Robodoc Performed Hip Replacement Surgery

Robodoc, the world's first robotic device performed surgical procedures following its development by two Americans Continue reading

Worldwide Steamboat Passenger Service

The S.S. President Harrison, Continue reading

Creation of Movie Makeup

Max Factor developed a makeup line specifically for Hollywood actors of semiliquid tan greasepaint in 1910. Continue reading

Walt Disney

Walter Elias Disney (/ˈdɪzni/; December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. Continue reading

Walt Disney’s First Feature Length Film

Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Continue reading

Hawaiian Performs at Surfing Exhibition

George Freeth, a pro surfer from Waikiki, Hawaii performed at several surfing exhibitions at Redondo Beach, CA, USA in 1907. Continue reading

Olympic Gold Medal Awarded to Female Hurdler

Moroccan hurdler, Nawal El Moutawakel was the first black African woman athlete to win an Olympic gold medal Continue reading

Invention of the Pyroelectric Ear Thermometer

Jacob Fraden, a physician in San Diego, CA, USA invented the pyroelectric ear thermometer in 1990. Continue reading

Connie Carpenter Phinney

Connie Carpenter-Phinney (born February 26, 1957 in Madison, Wisconsin) is an American retired racing cyclist and speed skater who won four medals in World Cycling Championship competitions (both road and track cycling) in the late 1970s and early 1980s. Continue reading

Women’s cycling event

The gold medal was won by Connie Carpenter Phinney, an American. Continue reading