The Rapture

May 21, 2011

(Click to Play Animation) The 2011 end times prediction made by American Christian radio host Harold Camping stated that the Rapture and Judgment Day would take place on May 21, 2011 and that the end of the world would take place five months later … Continue reading

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Accordion Patented

May 23, 1829

Cyrill Demian is granted the patent for a new instrument, the accordion, which Demian describes as “automatically coupled chords.” The popularity of the accordion will quickly grow throughout continental Europe, following the polka craze of the 1840s, and eventually achieve … Continue reading

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