Painting is just another way of keeping a diary, by Picasso and D2 xeim.

October 20th

A lot of things happened on a day like today in history. Here are just some!

1968
Dick Fosbury wins the gold Olympic medal for his amazing high jump of 7 feet 4 1/4 inches,in the Mexico City Games, setting a world record!

1977
Three members of the rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd got killed in a plane crash.

1973
This was the day of the opening of the Sydney Opera House!

(Source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/fosbury-flops-to-an-olympic-record,http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/three-members-of-the-southern-rock-band-lynyrd-skynyrd-die-in-a-mississippi-plane-crash,http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/sydney-opera-house-opens

PICASSO portraits-by Noni Pothitou C3 xeim

    

Pablo Picasso interview by Kostas Kaparidis C2 Xeim.

Waffles Song by Kostas Kaparidis C2 Xeim.

October 16th

A lot of things happened on a day like today in history. Here are just some!

1973
Henry Kissinger and Le Duc Tho were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for negotiating the Paris peace accords. However, Tho refused to accept the prize.
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1854
Abraham Lincoln delivers a speech where he calls slavery “immoral”.
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1854
Also the day when Oscar Wilde was born. Wilde’s most famous works are “The Picture of Dorian Gray” and “The fisherman and his soul”.
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1980
The No1 Hit Song was “Another One Bites the Dust” by Queen.

(Source: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/henry-kissinger-and-le-duc-tho-awarded-nobel-peace-prize, http://www.iancfriedman.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/09/21046-004-85FAD0A4.jpg, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lincoln-speaks-out-against-slavery, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/lincoln-speaks-out-against-slavery, http://cdn-media-1.lifehack.org/wp-content/files/2014/08/quote-Oscar-Wilde-some-cause-happiness-wherever-they-go-others-387.png, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/oscar-wildes-birthday, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rY0WxgSXdEE

Picasso in GNOSI by C3 XEIM

Pablo Picasso by C2 Xeim.

Guernica – Pablo Picasso by C2 Xeim.

October 15th

A lot of things happened on a day like today in history! Here are just some!

1844
The German philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche was born.
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1965
The No1 Hit song was “Yesterday”, by the Beatles.

1990
Michail Gorbachev wins the Nobel Peace Prize
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(Source : http://www.famousbirthdays.com/people/friedrich-nietzsche.html, https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/2/23/Nietzsche1882.jpg/200px-Nietzsche1882.jpg, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mikhail-gorbachev-wins-nobel-peace-prize, http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/01782/1990-Mikhail-Gorba_1782204i.jpg, http://i.telegraph.co.uk/multimedia/archive/01782/1990-Mikhail-Gorba_1782204i.jpg

October 14th

A lot of things happened on this day in history. Here are just some! Enjoy!

1066
The battle of Hastings took place on Senlac Hill, seven miles from Hastings, England. The battle lasted all day and King Harold II, the last Anglo-Saxon king, was killed and his troops were defeated by the Norman Forces of William the Conqueror.
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1822
Author Victor Hugo married Adele Foucher
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1912
Theodore Roosevelt was shot in Milwaukee, but finished his speech anyway!!!!
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1994
Quentin Tarantino’s “Pulp Fiction” film made its debut!

2012
Felix Baumgartner made the first jump 24 miles from the surface of the Earth, breaking the sound barrier.
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(Sources: http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/the-battle-of-hastings, https://simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Hastings, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history, http://www.britannica.com/biography/Victor-Hugo, http://www.boweryboyshistory.com/tag/theodore-roosevelt, http://www.history.com/this-day-in-history/skydiver-breaks-sound-barrier-with-24-mile-jump, http://7-themes.com/6914573-felix-baumgartner-space.html