50 years ago, 1963: Now Open - Perkins Pancake House, the world's largest and finest chain of pancake houses. Featuring 28 kinds of pancakes. Also serving complete dinners. Located at Milan and Bogart roads.
25 years ago, 1988: More evidence was found that backed up a theory that Earth was bombarded by comets or meteors up to 12 million years ago, causing many prehistoric animal species to become extinct.
10 years ago, 2003: More than a quarter-million people flooded St. Peter's Square for the beatification of Mother Teresa, honoring the nun who built shelters, orphanages and clinics around the world to care for those forsaken by everyone else.