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This Week in History – Week of Oct. 17

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor October 17, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week: births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Oct. 17, 690 C.E.: Empress Wu Zetian of China established...

This week in history

This Week in History – Week of Oct. 3

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor October 10, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week: births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Oct. 10, 1911: The 1911 Revolution began in China. The...

This week in history

This Week in History – Week of Oct. 3

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor October 3, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week: births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Oct. 3, 1985: Space Shuttle Atlantis made its maiden flight.  Atlantis...

This week in history

This week in history – Week of Sept. 26

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor September 26, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week: births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Sept. 26, 1969: “Abbey Road,” the last recorded album...

This week in history

This Week in History – Week of Sep. 19

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor September 19, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week; births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Sept. 19, 1985: An earthquake devastated Mexico City.  The...

This week in history

This Week in History – Week of Sep. 12

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor September 12, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week; births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Sept. 12, 1953: John F. Kennedy married Jacqueline Lee...

This Week in History – Week of Sep. 5

This Week in History – Week of Sep. 5

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor September 5, 2023

Find out past events from the days of this week; births, deaths and important moments from all corners of the globe and all eras of history.  Sept. 5, 1977: NASA launched Voyager 1.  The Voyager...

This Week in History - Week of Aug. 29

This Week in History – Week of Aug. 29

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor September 2, 2023

Aug. 29, 1533: Inca Emperor Atahualpa is executed by Spanish conquistadors.  Atahualpa was born to Inca emperor Huayna Capac and an Ecuadorian princess in 1502. He ruled as the 13th emperor of the...

This Week in History — Week of April 25

This Week in History — Week of April 25

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor April 25, 2023

April 25, 1940: American actor Alfredo James “Al” Pacino was born. Pacino was born to Italian-American parents in East Harlem, New York, and was raised in the Bronx by his mother and her parents,...

This Week in History — Week of April 11

This Week in History — Week of April 11

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor April 11, 2023

April 11, 1970: Apollo 13 was launched. After the successes of the Apollo 11 and the Apollo 12 missions, Apollo 13 was set to be NASA’s third moon-landing mission. The mission was manned by astronauts...

This Week in History — Week of April 4

This Week in History — Week of April 4

Marcela Montufar Soria, Multimedia Editor April 4, 2023

April 4, 1975: Bill Gates and Paul Allen founded the Microsoft Corporation.  Childhood friends Gates and Allen founded the Microsoft Corporation in 1975, originally named Micro-Soft for microprocessors...

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