The Germans tests fly the Messerschmitt Me 262 using its jet engines for the first time in 1942.
In 1955 First electric power generated from atomic energy was sold commercially.
Intel was founded in Mountain View, California, in 1968.
World's tallest structure, 646 meter Polish radio mast, was completed in 1974.
Nadia Comăneci became the first person in Olympic Games history in 1976 to score a perfect 10 in gymnastics at the 1976 Summer Olympics.
Rohini 1, first Indian satellite was launched into orbit in 1980.
A picture of Les Horribles Cernettes was taken in 1992, which became the first ever photo posted to the World Wide Web.
Crayola in 1994 announced the introduction of scented crayons.