Hey everyone, it’s December!!! Great feeling huh? (holidays and all) and as we eagerly countdown to the rest of the year, we look back at history as we recall worthy events.
World Aids Day: The first World AIDS Day was recognized in a number of countries around the world in 1988. Sponsored by the World Health Organization, this day is marked to beef up efforts against the disease.
Playboy: American actress and model Marilyn Monroe who became a screen sensation for playing “dumb blonde” characters, bagged the title ultimate sex symbol in the 1950s. The first issue of “Playboy” magazine was published by Hugh Hefner in 1953, featuring Marilyn Monroe as the centerfold.
Exxon buys Mobil: Exxon buys Mobil Dec. 1st , 1998 for $73.7 billion creating the worlds largest oil company Exxon-Mobil in U.S. 1998.
National Eat a Red Apple Day: Hurray! It’s apple day, treat yourself to its delicious and nutritious variance. Start small, and expand your apple horizon by eating a red apple on Eat A Red Apple Day.
Ukraine Independence: December 1st, 1991 : Voters in the Ukraine vote for independence from the Soviet Union.