Today is Monday. (Ugg) Yep, and don’t fret, only about 30 more of these to go until New Year’s 2014, which happens to be two days after Monday, which would make it Wednesday. Well, at least we aren’t talking about Monday anymore … yet, we are.
On this date in 1567. Mary, Queen of Scots was imprisoned in Lochleven Castle prison in Scotland. Unconfirmed reports of an unruly croud chanting “Bad Girl - Bad Girl, What thou gonn’a do?” are unconfirmed. The charge was
On this date in 1745 the English fleet occupies Cap Breton on St Lawrence River
In 1775 the Liberty Bell rings for the Second Continental Congress. In 1954 on this day, Ezzard Charles get his bell rung by the World Heavyweight champion Rocky Marciano while Charles was attempting to become the first boxer to recover the heavyweight title. The fight went fifteen rounds and was decided in unanimous decision.