MonthMay 2015

May 31

TODAY IN HISTORY 1859 – The clock tower at the Houses of Parliament, which houses Big Ben, started keeping time. Big Ben is

May 29

TODAY IN HISTORY 1861 – The Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce was founded, in Hong Kong. The Hong Kong General Chamber of

May 28

TODAY IN HISTORY 1936 – Alan Turing submitted On Computable Numbers for publication. Alan Mathison Turing, OBE, FRS was a British pioneering computer

May 26

TODAY IN HISTORY 1897 – Dracula, a novel by the Irish author Bram Stoker, was published. Dracula is an 1897 Gothic horror novel