Today in Geek History – November 19

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

Today in Geek History - November 19

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.

1893 – The first newspaper color supplement was published in the Sunday New York World.
1916 – Samuel Goldwyn and Edgar Selwyn establish Goldwyn Pictures.
1928 – “Time” magazine presented its cover in color for the first time. The subject was Japanese Emperor Hirohito.
1959 – “Rocky & His Friends” debuts on ABC
1975 – “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest” based on book by Ken Kesey, directed by Milos Forman and starring Jack Nicholson and Louise Fletcher is released
2006 – Nintendo’s first video game console with motion control, the Wii, is released.
2007 – The Amazon Kindle was first released.
2010 – “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1” the 7th film based on the books by J. K. Rowling is released worldwide

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