This Day in History

Pop Star Selena Murdered

Pop star Selena Quintanilla-Pérez is tragically murdered by Yolanda Saldívar, the president of her fan club, in Corpus Christi, Texas, shocking fans around the world and leaving a void in the music industry. Selena’s untimely death at the age of 23 cut short a promising career and sparked an outpouring of grief from her devoted […]

Toy Story Premieres, Revolutionizing Animation

Pixar’s groundbreaking animated film “Toy Story” premiered on November 22nd, 1995. This marked a turning point in the world of animation, introducing computer-generated imagery (CGI) and setting the stage for a new era in filmmaking.

Oslo II Accords

Rabin, Peres, and Arafat signed the Oslo II Accords (formally Israeli-Palestinian Interim Agreement on the West Bank and the Gaza Strip), which detailed the expansion of Palestinian self-rule to population centres other than Gaza and Jericho.

Cal Ripken, Jr.

American professional baseball player Cal Ripken, Jr., played in his 2,131st consecutive game, surpassing Lou Gehrig’s record, which had stood for more than 56 years.