Tag Archives: 1913

What Happened – December 23

The earliest event that Wiki says occurred on this day is “962 – Byzantine-Arab Wars: Under the future Emperor Nicephorus Phocas, Byzantine troops stormed the city of Aleppo” and the most recent is “2003 – PetroChina Chuandongbei natural gas field explosion, Guoqiao, Kai County, Chongqing, China, killing at least 234.”   A few … Continue reading

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What Happened – October 31

It was on this day in 1913 that street car workers in Indianapolis went out on strike, in a rather unpeaceful manner. They had organized in order to seek better working conditions and pay, but the Terminal and Traction Company … Continue reading

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What Happened – October 3

It was on this day in 1978 that several people…including the band’s seamstress…were arrested during an Aerosmith performance in Fort Wayne, IN for underage drinking, cigarette smoking, and marijuana use. Singer Steven Tyler, having seen his crew member being handled roughly … Continue reading

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