A 68-year-old man sets a motorcycle record. Pancakes are made in public for the first time. And Edward Bellamy – the author of a major book on socialism – is born.
It all happened the week of March 25, and it’s all discussed on this week’s edition of Providential History.
One Direction, motorcycle speed record, homeschoolers lose major case, pancakes go public.
Edward Bellamy’s book Looking Backyard.
Hymnwriter George Matheson, Rupert of Salzburg.
Hymnwriter Elizabeth Rundle Charles, Billy Graham, the first washing machine.
Ray Palmer, the first pencil eraser, Nazi Germany.
The Beatles, Alaska is bought from Russia.
Composer Franz Joseph Haydn, Daylight Saving Time.