On This Day

8th June 1949 – George Orwell’s book 1984 (Nineteen eighty-four) was published.

On This Day

25th April 1719 – Daniel Defoe’s famous book, Robinson Crusoe, was published. 1886 – Sigmund Freud opened his practice at Rathausstrasse 7, Vienna. 1953 – James Watson, Francis Crick, Maurice Wilkins, Rosalind Franklin and colleagues published papers in the journal Nature on the structure of DNA.1967 – The first law legalizing abortion in the United […]