May 24, 2017
Saturday May 27, 2017
May 27th is a day that has recorded some interesting events throughout history. It was on this day in 1706 that Peter the Great of Russia announced that his newly founded city of St. Petersburg was also to be the new capital of Russia. In more recent times, May 27th marked the official opening of the Golden Gate Bridge in San Francisco. A few years later, the British navy celebrated the announcement that the battleship Rodney had managed to send the German battleship, Bismarck, to the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean. However, I remember May 27th for a different reason, as it marks the 110th...