Saturday, May 28, 2011

May 28th

1588: The Spanish Armada, with 130 ships and 30,000 men, sets sail from Lisbon heading for England and looking for a cure for venereal disease.

1930: The Chrysler Building in New York City officially opens. Like most Chrysler’s, it needs to be recalled within 6 weeks.

1934: The Dionne quintuplets are born; they will be the first quintuplets to survive infancy… but the parents don’t make it through the first night.


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