Paul McCartney was knighted. The first public basketball game was held. And Giovanni de Medici became Pope Leo X.
It all happened the week of March 11, and it’s all discussed on this week’s edition of Providential History.
Paul McCartney, basketball debuts, Pope Leo X, bell-bottom pants.
Wilhelm Furtwangler, ski jumping, the New Temple, Coca-Cola.
Mary Poppins, English horse racing, Anna Porphyrogentia, Charles Henry Parkhurst.
Rolling Stones, Bubba Smith, St. Eutychius, Teddy Roosevelt, Roger Williams.
Going My Way, horse racing in San Francisco, rationing of clothes in London, Caesar, Columbus.
John Lennon, LPGA, James Madison, Babylonians, fertilizer.
Les Miserables, hockey riots, John Montgomery, Thomas Chalmers, St. Patrick.