John’s Believe It Or Not… August 10th

In 1978 Fatal Ford Pinto crash in Indiana. In 1981 Child found decapitated. In 1793 Louvre Museum opens. In 1937 First-ever electric guitar patent awarded to the Electro String Corporation. In 1945 Japan accepts Potsdam terms, agrees to unconditional surrender.

It’s Therapeutic Thursday! Did you know…

* 1978 Fatal Ford Pinto crash in Indiana.

On this day in 1978, three teenage girls die after their 1973 Ford Pinto is rammed from behind by a van and bursts into flames on an Indiana highway. The fatal crash was one of a series of Pinto accidents that caused a national scandal during the 1970s. Continue reading “John’s Believe It Or Not… August 10th”