Highlighting a Tornado Before 1950
from Significant Tornadoes by Thomas Grazulis!
No tornadoes listed on this day before 1950
There is more weather phenomenon than just tornadoes?
On This Day in OTHER weather history!
On this day in 1968, Saigon police chief Nguyễn Ngọc Loan executes Viet Cong officer Nguyễn Văn Lém with a pistol shot to head. The execution is captured by photographer Eddie Adams and becomes an anti-war icon.. Check out more historical events at onthisday.com!
On this day in 1901, Clark Gable, American film actor who epitomized the American ideal of masculinity and virility for three decades, was born in Cadiz, Ohio. He died in 1960. Source: Britannica.
On this day in 1949, RCA Records issued the first ever 45rpm single, the invention of this size record made jukeboxes possible. Get into the groove with more music trivia at thisdayinmusic.com!
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