Jeff Parkason

  • Jeff Parkason was born

    Born in Fairfield, Iowa
  • Empire State Building opened

    President Hoover opened building that was 380 meters high and 102 stories.
  • No Fly Zone

    Airplains where banned from flying over the White House.
  • WW2 starts

  • Denmark Surrenders

    The country of Denmark surrenders to German forces
  • Auschwitz Concentration Camp

    Himmler ordered the establishment of Auschwitz.
  • Bob Marly was born

    Bob Marly was a Jamaican reggae singer, songwriter and musician.
  • WW2 ends

    Over 61 million Allies died and over 12 million Axis members died.
  • A phenomenal winter storm in Northern US

    brought from 30 to 50 inches of snow over northern states, and kills 323 people.
  • First atomic-generated electrical power

    Sold commercially and powered Arco, Idaho.
  • US first weather satalite

    The US launched the first weather satelite.
  • American troops land in southern Vietnam

    3500 marines land in southern Viernam being the first troops in the Vietnam war.
  • Solar Eclipes over Alantic Ocean

    Was totally visible from southern Mexico and over the southern parts of the United States.
  • Rock Island and Pacific Railroad

    These rail lines operate thier final train.
  • US invasion on Panama

    Surrenders to American forces.
  • Windows 95

    Microsoft released Windows 95.
  • Solar flare named Bastille Day event

    Caused a geomagnetic storm on Earth
  • 9/11

    Nearly 3000 people killed
  • NASA's launch to Pluto

    Launched the first 9 year, 3 million mile space mission to Pluto
  • Total lunar eclipse

    The first total lunar eclipse to occur on the day of the Northern winter solstice and Southern summer solstice since 1638 takes place.