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1-Minute History | July 29

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This is a day for nerds of all types

For the lady nerds, 1981 - The Marriage of Diana and Prince Charles. (stay tuned pg. 90)

* Where: St. Paul's Cathedral

* Congregation size: 3,500

* Global TV Audience: 750 million

* Lady Diana, 20. Prince Charles, 32.

For science nerds, 1958 - born today NASA the national aeronautics and space agency. (American Century 258)

*The Launch of Sputnik on October 4, 1957

*Started the Space Age and the Space Race.

*Development and foundation heavily involved President Eisenhower and Senator Lyndon Johnson

*the famous Space Act objectives have barely changed since it's founding.

For music nerds, 1965 - The Beatles film "Help!" premiered in London.

*Help was the first song ever to start with the Chorus

*Film was goofy and hilarious

*Inspired by Marx Brother comedy with some new 70's ironic flair (That is why it is actually a very important film in this history of film comedy)

*Scenes like the drying machine in the bathroom are inspired slapstick that would go on to influence films like Airplane and The Naked Gun.

For fashion nerds, 1953 - Tim Gunn

*Chief Creative Officer at Fashion Design at the Parsons New School for Design with Liz Clairborne

*Best On-Air Mentor of any reality series (Project Runway)

*Does voice over work for Disney

*BFA in Sculpture

For actual nerds, 1972 - Wil Wheaton

*Sometimes cosplays as Wesley Crusher to Comic Conventions

*Stand By Me

*Toy Soldiers

*The Big Bang Theory

*Super Awesome Twitter

*Super Awesome Youtube

*Sorry we painted you green Wil. We made you look like an alien. My bad.

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