Exhibition Catalog First Used Term International Style

The term ‘international style’ was first used in an exhibition catalog, The International Style: Architecture Since 1922 in 1932. Continue reading

Two Americans Invented the First Laser

Charles Hard Townes and Arthur Leonard Schawlow, physicists from New York, NY USA invented the laser in 1951. Continue reading

First Winter Olympic Games

The first Winter Olympic Games were held in Lake Placid, NY, USA, in 1932 Continue reading

Charles Burton Manufacturers the Pram

Charles Burton invented the first modern perambulator or ‘pram’ in New York, NY USA in 1848 Continue reading

First Published Crossword Puzzle

Arthur Wynne prepared and published the first crossword puzzle in New York World on December 21, 1913. 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

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Expands Internationally

The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, a multinational art museum Continue reading

Walt Disney Movie with Sound

Walt Disney's “Steamboat Willie" was the first animated film produced with sound in Hollywood, CA, USA first shown on September 19, 1928, Continue reading

First Transoceanic Jetliner Service

British Overseas Airways Corporation offers first transoceanic jetliner service Continue reading

Dow Jones Surpassed 11,000 Points

The Dow Jones Industrial average surpassed 11,000 points on May 3, 1999 to reach 11,014.69 merely 24 days after passing the 10,000 point mark. Continue reading