Lost and Found – September 30th Edition

What to remember about September 30th…

  • 1889  Wyoming becomes 1st state to approve a constitution that guarantees women the right to vote
  • 1927  Babe Ruth becomes 1st baseball player to hit 60 home runs in a single season
  • 1938  French and British prime ministers sign pact with Hitler giving him Czechoslovakia for a promise of peace
  • 1949  After 15 months, the Berlin airlift comes to an end
  • 1954  USS Nautilus is commissioned; worlds 1st nuclear submarine
  • 1955  American actor James Dean dies in a car crash
  • 1975  AH-64 Apache attack helicopter makes its 1st flight
  • 2005  A Danish newspaper publishes 12 editorial cartoons of the prophet Muhammad, months later Islamic clerics use drawings to incite violence and rioting around the world (see them here)

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