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Henry VIIIFeb 18, 1503

Benjamin FranklinJul 26, 1775

Thomas EdisonDec 22, 1882

HitlerNov 21, 1942

Jim DavisJun 19, 1978

EinsteinJun 5, 1995

Tyra BanksMay 20, 2003

Stephen HarperMar 20, 2004

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Created - Historical Events
Date Event
1070-06-04

Roquefort cheese created in a cave near Roquefort, France

1077-04-03

The first Parliament of Friuli is created.

1360-12-05

The French Franc is created.

1408-12-12

Order of the Dragon: The Order of the Dragon was first created on December 12, 1408 by Emperor Sigismund, then King of Hungary, and his wife Queen Barbara of Celje following the battle for possession of Bosnia.

1503-02-18

Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales (later Henry VIII)

1760-01-28

Pownal, Vermont created by Benning Wentworth as one of the New Hampshire Grants.

1775-07-26

United States Post Office (U.S.P.O.) created in Philadelphia under Benjamin Franklin

1783-09-26

Fayette County, Pennsylvania created

1789-09-22

US Office of Postmaster General is created under the Treasury Department

1789-09-24

US Attorney General Office is created

1790-04-03

Revenue Marine Service (US Coast Guard) created

1790-05-26

Territory South of River Ohio created by Congress

1792-02-20

US postal service created, postage 6 cents - 12 cents depending on distance

1793-08-12

The Rhône départment is created when the former département of Rhône-et-Loire was split into two: Rhône and Loire (Lêre).

1795-10-26

The French Directory, a five-man revolutionary government, is created.

1808-03-31

French created Kingdom of Westphalia orders Jews to adopt family names

1830-03-10

The KNIL also known as the Royal Netherlands East Indies Army is created.

1836-04-20

Territory of Wisconsin created

1847-06-22

Doughnut created

1848-08-14

Oregon Territory created

1848-09-20

The American Association for the Advancement of Science is created.

1850-09-09

Territories of New Mexico & Utah created

1853-12-30

A dinner party is held inside a life-size model of an Iguanodon (ornithopod dinosaur) created by Benjamin Waterhouse Hawkins and Sir Richard Owen in south London.

1854-05-30

Territories of Kansas & Nebraska created

1860-12-17

Anaheim Township created in Los Angeles County

1861-02-28

Territories of Nevada & Colorado created

1861-10-25

The Toronto Stock Exchange created.

1861-11-26

West Virginia created as a result of dispute over slavery with Virginia

1862-05-15

US Department of Agriculture created

1863-02-24

Arizona Territory created

1865-04-14

US Secret Service created to fight counterfeiting

1867-03-02

US Congress created the Department of Education

1870-07-15

Manitoba becomes 5th Canadian province & NW Territories created

1882-12-22

1st string of Christmas tree lights created by Thomas Edison

1883-08-29

Seismic sea waves created by Krakatoa eruption create a rise in English Channel 32 hrs after explosion

1890-05-02

Territory of Oklahoma created

1900-07-28

Hamburger created by Louis Lassing in Connecticut

1904-07-23

Ice cream cone created by during St Louis World Fair - reputedly first by Charles E Menches

1906-10-28

Belgian-British "Union Minière du Haut Katanga" mining company created in what is now the Democratic Republic of Congo

1913-12-02

Archdiocese of Managua created

1915-01-28

US Coast Guard created from Life Saving & Revenue Cutter services

1915-03-03

US National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics(NACA) created, the predecessor of NASA

1916-04-10

The Professional Golfers Association of America (PGA) is created in New York City.

1917-03-02

Jones Act: Puerto Rico territory created, US citizenship granted

1918-04-01

United Kingdom: the Royal Air Force is created from the Royal Naval Air Service and the Royal Flying Corps.

1918-11-14

Republic of Czechoslovakia created with T.G. Masaryk as president

1919-10-17

Radio Corporation of America (RCA) created

1921-03-04

Hot Springs National Park created in Arkansas

1921-04-11

The Emirate of Transjordan is created.

1925-07-01

Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs created in UK

1926-05-28

US Customs Court created by congress

1926-07-02

US Army Air Corps created; Distinguish Flying Cross authorized

1926-09-09

National Broadcasting Co created by Radio Corporation of America

1927-04-27

Carabineros de Chile (Chilean national police force and gendarmery) are created.

1928-06-02

Velveeta Cheese created by Kraft

1930-07-03

US Veterans Administration created

1932-11-15

Walt Disney Art School created

1933-06-06

US Employment Service created

1933-06-16

US Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) created

1934-06-19

Federal Communications Commission (FCC) created

1934-06-27

Federal Savings & Loan Association created

1936-08-24

Australian Antarctic Territory created

1936-11-23

1st issue of Life, picture magazine created by Henry R Luce is published

1937-09-02

US Housing Authority created by National Housing Act

1939-11-17

The Rome-Rio de Janeiro air connection is created.

1940-02-10

Tom & Jerry created by Hanna & Barbera debut by MGM

1941-12-19

US Office of Censorship created to control info pertaining to WW II

1942-01-09

US Joint Chiefs of Staff created

1942-01-12

National War Labor Board created

1942-11-21

Hitler names fieldmarshal Erich von Manstein commander of the newly-created Army Group Don (Heeresgruppe Don)

1943-02-13

Women's Marine Corps created

1945-12-26

CFP franc and CFA franc are created.

1945-12-27

The World Bank was created with the signing of an agreement by 28 nations.

1946-05-11

United Malays National Organisation is created.

1946-11-01

West German state of Niedersachsen (Lower Saxony) created

1947-07-25

US Department of Army created

1948-04-15

Indian territory of Himachal Pradesh created

1949-09-21

Federal Republic of [West] Germany created under 3-power occupation

1950-09-29

Telephone Answering Machine created by Bell Laboratories

1953-03-11

American B-47 accidentally drops a nuclear bomb 15,000 feet on Mars Bluff, South Carolina; it created a crater 75 feet acrosss, but the nuclear core did not detonate, due to 6 safety catches

1953-07-31

Dept of Health, Education & Welfare created

1956-11-28

Photography begins on "... & God Created Women"

1958-03-14

Recording Industry Association of American created

1963-02-11

CIA Domestic Operations Division created (pretty scary!)

1964-02-09

GI Joe character created

1965-11-19

Kellogg's Pop Tarts pastries created

1966-10-15

Black Panther Party was created by Huey P. Newton and Bobby Seale.

1966-11-01

Indian Haryana state created from Punjab; Chandigarh terr created

1967-12-14

DNA created in a test tube

1969-07-10

Chilean Association of Librarians created

1972-10-27

Golden Gate National Recreation Area created

1976-04-11

The Apple I is created.

1976-07-19

Sagarmatha National Park in Nepal is created.

1978-06-19

Garfield, created by Jim Davis, 1st appears as a comic strip

1979-03-13

European Monetary System is established, ECU created

1980-06-16

US Supreme Court rules new forms of life created in labs could be patents

1985-01-01

The Internet's Domain Name System is created.

1986-08-05

It's revealed Andrew Wyeth of Chadds Ford, Pa, had, secretly created 240 drawings & paintings of his neighbor Helga Testorf

1991-05-14

World's Largest Burrito created at 1,126 lbs

1994-10-09

Darmstadtium (element 110) created in Darmstadt, Germany

1995-06-05

The Bose-Einstein condensate is first created.

1995-11-22

Toy Story is released as the first feature-length film created completely using computer-generated imagery.

1996-04-01

The Halifax Regional Municipality in Nova Scotia is created.

2001-07-02

AbioCor self contained artificial heart created.

2003-05-20

The reality series "America's Next Top Model", created by Tyra Banks, debuts on UPN

2004-03-20

Stephen Harper wins the leadership of the newly created Conservative Party of Canada, becoming the party's first leader.

2006-04-01

The Serious Organised Crime Agency, dubbed the 'British FBI', is created in the United Kingdom.

2007-08-22

The Storm botnet, a botnet created by the Storm Worm, sends out a record 57 million e-mails in one day

2011-05-06

The US Department of Labor states that 244,000 jobs were created in April, with 235,000 added in February and 221,000 in March, but unemployment continues to grow, reaching 9%

2012-06-12

The chemical compound NOTT-202, which is capable of selectively absorbing carbon dioxide, is created

2013-05-01

A digital camera is created that can mimic insect compound eyes

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Created - Notable Birthdays

TussaudDec 7, 1761

Alfred Bernhard NobelOct 21, 1833

Bugsy SiegelFeb 28, 1906

HobieOct 31, 1933

Chris HaneyAug 9, 1950

Created - Birthdays
Date Event
1756-09-21

John Loudon McAdam, created macadam road surface (asphalt)

1761-12-07

Madame [Marie Grosholtz] Tussaud, Strasbourg, France, created wax museum, (d. 1850)

1833-10-21

Alfred Bernhard Nobel, Stockholm, created dynamite & Peace Prizes, (d. 1896)

1837-02-07

James Augustus Henry Murray, Scotland, created Oxford Dictionary

1848-10-17

William "Candy" Cummings, created curve ball

1848-12-09

Joel Chandler Harris, US journalist (created Uncle Remus stories)

1851-12-10

Melvil[le Louis K] Dewey, created Dewey Decimal System for libraries

1874-08-10

James (Tod) Sloan, jockey, created monkey crouch riding style

1886-03-03

Paul Faivre, ...And God Created Woman

1891-10-02

H V Porter, basketball pioneer, created fan shape backboard

1892-08-16

Harold Foster, cartoonist (created "Prince Valiant")

1901-07-01

Irna Phillips, Chicago, created 6 soap operas (Guiding Light)

1902-09-19

James Van Alen, created Simplified Scoring System for tennis

1904-11-21

Coleman Hawkins, virtually created tenor saxophone for jazz

1906-02-28

Bugsy Siegel, gangster created casinos in Las Vegas

1910-07-09

Léo Mirkine, ...And God Created Woman

1911-10-24

Nathaniel Wyeth, Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, USA, American chemist and inventor (created PET plastic beverage bottle)

1912-02-16

Machito "Frank Grillo", Florida, bandleader (created salsa music)

1912-11-01

Alicia Moreda, ...And God Created Them

1922-04-14

Raoul Lévy, ...And God Created Woman

1928-01-26

Roger Vadim, France, director (And God Created Women, Barbarella)

1928-03-07

Pierre Boursaus, ...And God Created Woman

1933-10-31

Hobart "Hobie" Alter, Ontario, California, American surf and sailing entrepreneur and pioneer who created the Hobie Cat

1934-09-28

Brigitte Bardot, Paris France, sex kitten (And God Created Women)

1937-9-02

Derek Fowlds, Frankenstein Created Woman

1940-08-31

Robert Morris, Frankenstein Created Woman

1944-08-02

Susan Denberg, Frankenstein Created Woman

1950-08-09

Chris Haney, Welland Ontario, Canadian journalist (created Trivial Pursuit)

1954-04-05

Michael W Butler, computer programmer (created TODAY program)

1966-04-26

Yoshihiro Togashi, Mangaka who created YuYu Hakusho

1979-02-22

David Lopez, Queens NY, actor (and God Created Women, Ghostwriter)

1979-02-22

David López, And God Created Woman

1981-04-29

Gia Nova, Frankenstein Created Bikers

Created - Notable Deaths

HobieMar 29, 2014

Created - Deaths
Date Event
1874-11-09

Israel Bak, created 1st Hebrew printing press, dies

1908-07-03

Joel Chandler Harris, created Uncle Remus, dies at 59

1931-02-28

Ban Johnson, created (baseball's AL), dies after a long illness

1966-12-31

Raoul Lévy, ...And God Created Woman

1982-11-07

Léo Mirkine, ...And God Created Woman

1983-06-13

Alicia Moreda, ...And God Created Them

1990-07-06

Nathaniel Wyeth, American chemist and inventor (created PET plastic beverage bottle), dies at 78

1991-03-23

Dominic Bellissimo, created buffalo chicken wings, dies at 68

1996-09-09

Bill Monroe, bluegrass vocalist (created bluegrass music), dies at 84

2003-01-20

Pierre Boursaus, ...And God Created Woman

2014-03-29

Hobart "Hobie" Alter, surf and sailing entrepreneur and pioneer who created the Hobie Cat, dies of cancer at 80

2017-09-11

Len Wein, Legendary Comics Writer Who Co-Created Wolverine, Dies at 69


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