USKINGS - Old Events - April 18, 2018 - 1st crossword puzzle book published by Simon & Schuster in 1924
(uskings.us) The first book of crossword puzzles ever published was released on this date in 1924. It was also the first book published by Simon & Schuster.
USKINGS - Daily Highlighs - April 17, 2018 - World's first electrified road for charging vehicles opens in Sweden
(uskings.us) Stretch of road outside Stockholm transfers energy from two tracks of rail in the road, recharging the batteries of electric cars and trucks
(uskings.us) Aretha Louise Franklin (born March 25, 1942) is an American singer and songwriter. Franklin began her career as a child singing gospel at New Bethel Baptist Church in Detroit, where her father, C. L. Franklin, was minister. In 1960, at the age of 18, she embarked on a secular career, recording for Columbia Records but only achieving modest success.
(uskings.org) The Corning Museum of Glass is a museum in Corning, New York dedicated to the art, history and science of glass. It was founded in 1951 by Corning Glass Works and currently has a collection of more than 45,000 glass objects, some over 3,500 years old.
(uskings.us) Bimbo Bakeries USA is the American corporate arm of the Mexican multinational bakery product manufacturing company Grupo Bimbo. It is the largest bakery company in the United States.
(uskings.us) The Juilliard School, informally referred to as Juilliard and located in the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is a performing arts conservatory established in 1905.
(uskings.org) Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) is an American video game company headquartered in Redwood City, California.
(USKings.org) Tiffany & Company (known colloquially as Tiffany or Tiffany's) is the lagest luxury jewelry and specialty retailer, headquartered in New York City.
(USKings.org) The American Museum of Natural History (abbreviated as AMNH), located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, New York City, is the largest museum of natural history in the U.S. and one of the largest museums in the world.
(USKings.org) On January 17, 1993, a massive observation was held on the grounds of ʻIolani Palace to mark the 100th anniversary of the overthrow of the Hawaiian monarchy. A torchlight vigil was held at night, with the palace draped in black.