In the year 1923 the tomb of King Tutankhamen, discovered in 1922, was opened.
Lithuania proclaimed its independence from Russia on this day in history 1918.
On this day in history 1937 Nylon was patented.
Fidel Castro became the leader of Cuba in 1959 after having ousted the right-wing dictator Fulgencio Batista.
The country’s first 911 phone system went into service in 11111968 in Haleyville, Ala.