Today in Geek History – November 11

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

Today in Geek History - November 11

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.

1918 – The Allied powers signed a ceasefire agreement with Germany at Rethondes, France, at 11:00 a.m
1940 – Willys unveiled its General Purpose vehicle (“Jeep”)
1952 – The first video recorder was demonstrated by John Mullin and Wayne Johnson in Beverly Hills, CA.
1954 – Publication of “Two Towers”, 2nd volume of “Lord of the Rings”, by J. R. R. Tolkien by George Allen and Unwin in London
1961 – “Catch-22” by Joseph Heller is published by Simon and Schuster in New York
2013 – “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” directed by Francis Lawrence starring Jennifer Lawrence and Josh Hutcherson premieres in London

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