Today in Geek History – April 27

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

Today in Geek History - April 27
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Geeky tidbits that we find interesting and hope you will too.

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1810 – Ludwig van Beethoven composes his famous piano piece “Für Elise”
1897 – Grant’s Tomb dedicated
1954 – The movie “White Christmas” featuring the songs of Irving Berlin, including the Title Song White Christmas, starring Bing Crosby and Danny Kaye, opens at Radio City Music Hall. The original song “White Christmas” was originally heard for the first time in the 1942 film Holiday Inn starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire.
1960 – First atomic powered electric-drive submarine launched
1965 – “Pampers” were patented by R.C. Duncan.
1981 – Xerox PARC introduces the computer mouse.

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