Today in Geek History – August 9

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

Today in Geek History - August 9

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.

1173 – Construction of the Tower of Pisa begins, and it takes two centuries to complete.
1483 – Opening of the Sistine Chapel in the Vatican
1930 – Max Fleischer released his cartoon Dizzy Dishes, featuring the first appearance of Betty Boop.
1944 – Smokey Bear debuts as spokesman for fire prevention

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