17 hours ago · The Virgin Mary, mother of Jesus (as Our Lady of Guadalupe) Saint Rose of Lima (Santa Rosa de Lima) Joseph. Antarctica. The Virgin Mary (as Our Lady of the Snows) John Bosco. Europe. Benedict of Nursia. Saints Cyril and Methodius. Birgitta of Sweden.
17 hours ago · In the Americas, only the United States, Canada, and Greenland have rivers on the Arctic Ocean coast. The following is a list of rivers flowing into the Arctic Ocean. The province and country where the mouth is located are included.
17 hours ago · Newfoundland and Labrador is the most easterly province in Canada, and is at the north-eastern corner of North America. The Strait of Belle Isle separates the province into two geographical parts: Labrador, which is a large area of mainland Canada, and Newfoundland, an island in the Atlantic Ocean.
Jul 25, 2021 · Air mechanics are hauling on ropes to keep the basket on the ground. Near Ypres, France, 5 October 1917. (IWM Photo, Q12026) The basket of a kite balloon, showing the observer's parachute attached to it, and the parachute harness attached to the officer. Photograph taken on 2 May 1918, Gosnay, France.
17 hours ago · First motion picture camera and first projector by Louis Le Prince, Frenchman who worked in the United Kingdom and the United States. The Cinematograph by Léon Bouly (1892). first commercial, public screening of cinematographic films by Auguste and Louis Lumière in Paris on 28 December 1895.
17 hours ago · British East India Company's first voyage, commanded by Sir James Lancaster, arrives in Aceh and sails on to Bantam where he is allowed to build trading post which becomes the centre of British trade in Indonesia until 1682. 1603: First permanent Dutch trading post is established in Banten, West Java. 1604