On this day in 1956, much to the surprise of everyone, Snoopy learned to walk on 2 legs! Snoopy is known as the most dynamic character in the Peanuts series and there is no doubt his ability to walk on 2 legs separates him from just any other dog.
Also On This Day:
- National Whipped Cream Day – we were going to post a little scene from a movie called Varsity Blues, but it didn’t pass our censors!
- National Bird Day
- Bean Day
- Twelfth Day of Christmas…hangovers!
- (1914) Ford Motor Company announces the 8-hour work day & $5 minimum daily wage
- (1933) Construction begins on the Golden Gate Bridge
- (1970) The soap opera “All My Children” premiered on ABC
- (1993) Washington State hangs Westley Allan Dodd in the last legal hanging in America
- (2004) Pete Rose finally admitted to betting on baseball
Bradley Cooper (36)
Marilyn Manson (42)
George “Superman” Reeves (1914-1959)
RIP Amelia Earheart (1897-1939)
Shah Jahan (1592-1666) – Emperor of India; Built the Taj Mahal
King Camp Gillette (1855-1932) – Invented modern razor & blade system