Daily Run Down: 06/16/2013: Historical Edition

Image Source Here is Today’s Historical Daily Run Down. In 1139, Emperor Konoe of Japan is born. In 1487, The Battle of Stoke Field, the final engagement of the War of the Roses, begins. In 1514, English Scholar John Cheke is born. In 1644, Princess Henrietta of England is born. In 1723, Scottish Philosopher and […]

Daily Run Down: 03/10/2013: Historical Edition

Image Source Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down. In 1584, English politician and writer Thomas Norton dies. In 1629, Charles I dissolves Parliament. In 1745, American solider John Gunby is born. In 1810, Irish Poet Samuel Ferguson is born. In 1814, Napoleon I is defeated at the Battle of Laon. In 1864, American Frontier […]

Daily Run Down: 10/21/2012: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down. In 1096, The Turkish army annihilates the People’s Army. In 1209, Otto IV is crowned emperor of the Holy Roman Empire. In 1512, Martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg. In 1520, Ferdinand Megellan discovers. In 1660, German Scientist Georg Ernst Stahl is born. […]

Daily Run Down: 10/14/2012: Historical Edition

Here is today’s Historical Daily Run Down. In 1066, The Norman Forces defeat the English Army. In 1066, Harold Godinson, King of England, dies. In 1322, Robert the Bruce of Scotland defeats King Edward II, forcing Scotland’s independence. In 1499, Claude of France is born. In 1586, Mary, Queen of Scots, goes on trial for […]

Daily Run Down 07/13/2012

Here is today’s Daily Run Down. General News Wet Seal Accused of Racial Bias by 3 Ex-Managers Amazons doomed species set to pay deforestations extinction debt Bomb threat shuts major U.S.-Canada tunnel Oregon cave discovery hints at ancient American culture Boyfriend assaults girlfriend with steak sauce over ‘Fifty Shades of Grey – What the fuck? […]