— 2023 – Protests begin after The Police beat and murder †Tyre Nichols. Nichols was apparently caught speeding, but the five African-American peace officers who appear to have extinguished Nichols life found him guilty of being just another nigger behind the wheel of an automobile.
— 1896 – Walter Arnold of East Peckham, Kent, becomes the first person to be convicted of speeding. He was fined one shilling, plus costs, for speeding at 8 mph (13 km/h), thereby exceeding the contemporary speed limit of 2 mph !!! (3.2 km/h)…
Previously on Franche Musique, Phat Basterd’ in the role of a certain parisino named Léon (with acento on the WRONG vowel) was caught peddling Tea, on the label Black & Blue.
— 1938 – The World Land Speed Record on a public road is broken by Rudolf Caracciola in a Mercedes-Benz W125 Rekordwagen at a speed of 432.7 kilometres per hour (268.9 mph).
50 Hz in Radio Freq’s and nothing’s on
Pollution, love, pollution is in the air… indeed!
— 1956 – Elvis Presley makes his 📺 first 🇺🇸 national television appearance.
Over at RFPP . NET, Osler Amaro and the gang took the weekend off, in that grill today, the platter is a show about “consumation electric” and how to cope with “LINKY” le compteur communicant… to observe the occasion under Article 8 of the 🇪🇺 European Convention on Human Rights, Juan Lozano is spying on all peruchos in París, using the ol’ fashion “socialitos network de Botzaris ».
— https ://en .wikipedia .org /wiki /Data_Privacy_Day
— 814 – The death of Charlemagne†, the first Holy Roman Emperor, brings about the accession of his son Louis the Pious as ruler of the Frankish Empire.
— 1871 – Franco–Prussian War: The Siege of Paris ends in French defeat and an armistice.
“Ewe Kneed Mí On THAT WALL!!! »
— 1909 – United States troops leave Cuba, with the exception of Guantanamo Bay Naval Base, after being there since the Spanish–American War.
— †1986 – Space Shuttle program: STS-51-L mission: Space Shuttle Challenger 💥 disintegrates after liftoff, killing SIX astronauts 🧑🚀 and a 👩🏻🏫 school teacher³ on board.
³~. †Christa McAuliffe, 👩🏻🏫 American educator and 🧑🚀astronaut (b. 1948)