In what year did the Boeing 747 Jumbo Jet first enter commercial service?
On this day in history: January 19th… Today we say Happy Birthday to the underpants known as briefs. Yes, at one time men who didn’t want to go commando had only boxer shorts or long johns to wear under their pants but then, along came briefs, also known as jockey shorts or tighty-whiteys.
The underwear we know and love as briefs we first sold on January 19th of what year?
The original Queen Mary that’s now in Long Beach, was 1019 feet long. How long is the Queen Mary 2, the largest Ocean Liner ever built?
On the other end of the spectrum is Antarctica, which on average, is the coldest, driest, and windiest continent on the planet. On this date in history… On January 5th 1974 the highest temperature ever recorded in Antarctica was measured.
What was the highest temperature ever recorded in Antarctica?