Today in Geek History – February 21

Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.

Today in Geek History - February 21

Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.

If you have other fun or geeky facts you want us to add, let us know in the comments below.

1842 – first known sewing machine patented in US
1879 – first Woolworth 5 Cents store opened
1925 – The New Yorker is published for the first time.
1931 – Alka Seltzer introduced
1946 – Alan Rickman born in Hammersmith, London
1975 – Drew Barrymore born in Culver City, CA
1997 – “Empire Strikes Back, special edition” premieres

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