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11 Odd Yet True Events of May 27

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Love trivia? Here are 11 interesting anniversaries from May 27.  Model T Ford ad image

1927 – The Ford Motor Company ceases manufacture of the Ford Model T and begins to retool plants to make the Ford Model A.

1930 – The 1,046 feet (319 m) Chrysler Building in New York City, the tallest man-made structure at the time, opens to the public.

1933 – New Deal: The U.S. Federal Securities Actis signed into law requiring the registration of securities with the Federal Trade Commission.

Disney Three Little Pigs poster image1933 – The Walt Disney Company releases the Three Little Pigs cartoon, with its hit song "Who's Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?

Practical Pig, Fiddler Pig and Fifer Pig are three pig brothers who build their respective houses with bricks, sticks and straw. All three of them play a different kind of musical instrumentFifer Pig "toots his flute, doesn't give a hoot and plays around all day." Fiddler Pig "with a hey diddle diddle, plays on his fiddle and dances all kinds of jigs." While Practical Pig is initially seen as working without rest, his daily life is described as "he has no chance to sing and dance, for work and play don't mix,"

1935 – New Deal: The Supreme Court of the United States declares the National Industrial Recovery Act to be unconstitutional in A.L.A. Schechter Poultry Corp. v. United States, (295 U.S. 495).

1937 – In California, the Golden Gate Bridge opens to pedestrian traffic, creating a vital link between San Francisco and Marin County, California.

1941 – World War II: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaims an "unlimited national emergency".

1967 – Australians vote in favor of a constitutional referendum granting the Australian government the power Hibakusha imageto make laws to benefit Indigenous Australians and to count them in the national census.

1967 – The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy is launched by Jacqueline Kennedy and her daughter Caroline.

1998 – Oklahoma City bombingMichael Fortier is sentenced to 12 years in prison and fined $200,000 for failing to warn authorities about the terrorist plot.

2016 – Barack Obama is the first president of United States to visit Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and meet Hibakusha

Hibakusha (被爆者/被曝者, hi 被 "affected" + baku 爆 "bomb" or 曝 "exposition" + sha 者 "person") is a word used to describe the people affected by the 1945 atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Most have severe burns and scars as seen in the image above.

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Comments(2)

Wayne Martin
Wayne M Martin - Oswego, IL
Real Estate Broker - Retired

Good morning Michelle. Thanks for this post. Learned a lot this morning. Enjoy your day.

May 27, 2023 05:28 AM
MichelleCherie Carr Crowe .Just Call. 408-252-8900
Get Results Team...Just Call (408) 252-8900! . DRE #00901962 . Licensed to Sell since 1985 . Altas Realty - San Jose, CA
Family Helping Families Buy & Sell Homes 40+ Years

Wayne,

I'm always happy to share knowledge-or at least trivia-with friends like you.

May 28, 2023 12:37 PM