Things happen every day, big and small. Together they make our family history, our local history, our country’s history and sometimes they become part of global history.
All of these things happened on 21st December in years gone by.
1846 first ever use of ether as an anesthetic by Robert Liston.
1891 the game of basketball was invented by James Naismith.
1913 the first ever crossword was published in the New York World.
2016 we’re flying New York for Christmas.
The long awaited holiday
What does 21st December mean to you? Create a Building Blocks of History post and add a link in the comments box.