This Day in History

Facebook’s Historic IPO

Facebook, founded by Mark Zuckerberg and his college roommates, made history on May 18, 2012, when it raised $16 billion in the largest technology initial public offering (IPO) in U.S. history. This landmark event not only reflected Facebook’s immense impact on social media and global communication but also highlighted the booming tech industry’s potential for […]

Broadcasting Legend Dick Clark Dies

Dick Clark, the ever-youthful television host who introduced America to rock ‘n’ roll through “American Bandstand,” and rang in the New Year for millions with “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve,” passed away on April 18, 2012. Clark’s career spanned decades, making him a household name and earning him the moniker “America’s oldest teenager.” His legacy is […]