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RMS Titanic Hits An Iceberg While Crossing The Atlantic

Today on April 14, 1912, the Titanic suddenly hit an iceberg at 11:40 p.m. while crossing the Atlantic on its maiden voyage. RMS (Royal Mail...
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Stock Markets Suddenly Plummet On Black Thursday

Today on October 24, 1929, U.S. stock markets plummeted eleven percent on Black Thursday — triggering the Great Crash followed by a decade of profound...
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The Hindenburg Airship Completes Its Maiden Voyage

Today on March 4, 1936, Germany's state-of-the-art passenger airship, LZ Hindenburg, took flight for the first time. Luftschiff Zeppelin #129, known simply as the Hindenburg,...

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