On this day in history ...........................

    On this day in history ...........................

    By TheBoldAge. Published 2020-11-17

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    TheBoldAge looks at a few events in past times


    On this day.............David Livingstone, becomes the first European to see Victoria Falls, in 1855We all use them every day and they have become synonymous with computing - In 1970 Douglas Engelbart obtains a patent for the first computer mouse.As a cyclist this was an interesting one - Englishman James Moore won the first cycle road race in 1869, an 83 miles race from Paris to Rouen.Anglesey was the first local authority in Britain to introduce fluoride into the water supply, in 1955.In 2014 The Anglican General Synod formally allowed women to be nominated and appointed as bishops.Picture - Douglas Engelbart

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