#TodayInHistory: Trinidad and Tobago becomes a republic
A look at the highlights on this day October 26;
1954 – Walt Disney’s 1st television program, “Disneyland,” premieres on ABC
1492 – Lead pencils first used
2015 – “Spectre”, 24th James Bond film, directed by Sam Mendes and starring Daniel Craig premieres in London
1905 – Norway gained independence from Sweden.
2008 – Egypt Wife Swapping Couple Arrested: Egyptian police arrest a senior civil servant and his wife accusing them of swapping sex partners with other couples during “swinger” parties. Extra-marital sex is illegal in the country, where the constitution says Islamic law is the main source of legislation.
There it is, highlights today in history.