John’s Believe It Or Not… September 12th

In 1940 Lascaux cave paintings discovered. In 1993 New floating bridge opens in Seattle – I-90 stretches from coast to coast. In 1990 German occupation rights are relinquished. In 1953 JFK marries Jacqueline Bouvier. In 1977 Steven Biko dies.

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* 1940 Lascaux cave paintings discovered.

Near Montignac, France, a collection of prehistoric cave paintings are discovered by four teenagers who stumbled upon the ancient artwork after following their dog down a narrow entrance into a cavern. The 15,000- to 17,000-year-old paintings, consisting mostly of animal representations, are among the finest examples of art from the Upper Paleolithic period. Continue reading “John’s Believe It Or Not… September 12th”