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Today in Geek History – August 16

by April Carvelli
Today in Geek history - August 16
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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.

1898 – Patent for Loop-the-Loop Roller Coaster is Awarded
1930 – The first color sound cartoon “Fiddlesticks” by Ub Iwerks is released
1954 – “Sports Illustrated” magazine begins publishing
1974 – Ramones concert debut
1988 – IBM introduces software for artificial intelligence


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