Today in Geek History – December 14

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

oday in Geek History - December 14

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.

1903 – The Wright brothers attempt to fly the Wright Flyer for the first time at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
1911 – Norwegian Roald Amundsen’s expedition is the 1st to each the South Pole
1993 – “Philadelphia” one of the first mainstream films about AIDS, directed by Jonathan Demme, starring Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington premieres in Century City, California
2015 – “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” directed by J.J. Abrams and starring Daisy Ridley, John Boyega and Harrison Ford has its world premiere at the TCL Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles
2017 – The Walt Disney Company buys most of 21st Century Fox for $52.4 billion

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