Daily Archives: July 4, 2014

Birth of the Bikini

Day 59 of Colourisation Project – July 5th On July 5, 1946, the first bikini went on sale after its debut at an outdoor fashion show at the public swimming pool, Piscine Molitor in Paris, France. Quite an achievement considering engineer and designer Louis Réard had a hard … Continue reading

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King O’Malley – The Bald Headed Eagle from the Rocky Mountains

Day 58 of Colourisation Project – July 4 There is no character in Australian politics more intriguing than the legendary King O’Malley. Born either July 3 or July 4, in 1854 in either the USA or Canada, he is considered … Continue reading

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