Tag: Today in History

Today In History – August 18th

Posted: August 18th at 1:00pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB - Here's some of what happened Today In History... 1872 The first mail-order catalog is published by Montgomery Ward; it was a single sheet of paper. 1875  North West…

Today in History – August 17th

Posted: August 17th at 1:00pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB. - Today in history Ontario Schools can no longer teach French, Stan McKay of Winnipeg makes history, and The Beatles play Maple Leaf Gardens. 1875 - Cornerstone of…

Today in History – August 16th

Posted: August 16th at 1:00pm IN PICTURES, Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB. - Today in history The King of Rock n Roll, Elvis Presley, died at his home, Bryan Adams had the number one song in North America and in…

Today in History – August 15th

Posted: August 15th at 1:00pm IN PICTURES, Science, Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB. - Today in history Manitoba and Ontario start a fight over where the border will be, and the Stampeders move into McMahon Stadium, which took only 103 days…

Today In History – August 14th

Posted: August 14th at 2:00pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB - Here are some of the more interesting happenings from Today In History, August 14th... 1913 Severe storm sweeps across the prairies, damaging crops and buildings and killing several…

Today In History – August 13th

Posted: August 13th at 1:30pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB. — Here's a look at things that happened Today in History, both here and abroad. August 13th 1968: Winnipeg musician Tal Bachman is born. 1969: Winnipeg rockers The…

Today In History: August 12

Posted: August 12th at 1:00pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB - Today in History in 2011, Canada imposes new round of economic sanctions on North Korea, after the sinking of a South Korean navy ship in March 2010. Here's…

Today In History – August 11th

Posted: August 11th at 1:00pm Featured, LIFE
WINNIPEG, MB - Happy Friday! Here are some of the events from Today In History that caught my eye... 1576 Martin Frobisher first sights the Baffin Island bay that now bears his…

Today In History – August 10th

Posted: August 10th at 1:00pm Featured, LIFE, Uncategorized
WINNIPEG, MB - Here are some of the more noteworthy happenings from August 10th over the years... 1959 “A Big Hunk O’ Love” by Elvis Presley peaks at No. 1. 1960 The Los Angeles…

Today in History – August 7th

Posted: August 7th at 1:00pm Uncategorized
WINNIPEG, MB. - Today in history a Winnipeg Judge is the first Western Canadian on the Supreme Court, a Winnipeg born swimmer loses 40 pounds crossing Lake Ontario and watch…
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