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This Day in History

Thursday, July 19, 2018
Australian Explorers
1799  - Matthew Flinders becomes the first known European to land on Coochiemudlo Island in Moreton Bay. [more]
1814  - Matthew Flinders, the first explorer to circumnavigate Australia, dies. [more]
Australian History
1916  - Australia begins its worst 24 hours in history, with the loss of almost 2000 men in a single night. [more]
World History
1799  - The Rosetta Stone is discovered, holding the key to unlock the secrets of ancient Egyptian hieroglyphics. [more]
1935  - The world's first parking meter is installed in Oklahoma City, USA. [more]
1941  - The 'V for Victory' campaign is inaugurated by Winston Churchill. [more]

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