Weekend of December 20th On This Day
On This Day in History:
1620- The Mayflower and pilgrims from England land on Plymouth Rock, MA.
1913- The "New York World" Sunday edition includes a crossword puzzle as an added feature in the "Fun" section. It is the first crossword to be published.
1937- "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" premiers. It is Walt Disney's first full-length animated feature film.
1951- Joe DiMaggio announces his retirement from major league baseball.
1956- Colo, the first gorilla to be born in captivity, was born at the zoo in Columbus, Ohio.
1978- Kenny Jones becomes the drummer for the Who. He replaces Keith Moon who passed away a few months prior.
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