Today in Geek History – March 7

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

Today in Geek History - March 7

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.

1876 – Alexander Graham Bell receives a patent for the telephone in the US
1912 – Roald Amundsen announces discovery of the South Pole
1933 – Game of “Monopoly” invented
1939 – “Glamour” magazine begins publishing
1939 – Guy Lombardo & Royal Canadians first record “Auld Lang Syne”
1955 – Mary Martin as “Peter Pan” first televised
1968 – The BBC broadcasts the news in colour for the first time.
2012 – Oreo Cookies Celebrate 100th Birthday

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