On This Day Weekend of May 23rd, 24th, 25th
On This Day in history:
1879- The first US veterinary school is established by Iowa State University.
1994- "Pulp Fiction" wins the "Golden Palm" for the best film at the 47th Cannes Film Festival.
2000- The Eminem album, "The Marshall Mathers LP" is released.
1738- The Methodist Church is established.
1878- The first American bicycle race is held in Boston.
1883- After 14 years of construction the Brooklyn Bridge is opened to traffic.
1974- The last "Dean Martin Show" was shown on TV.
1983- The Brooklyn Bridge celebrates its 100th birthday.
1844- The gasoline engine is patented by Stuart Perry.
1927- The Ford Motor Company announces the Model A will replace the Model T.
1935- Babe Rush hit his final home run, his 714th, and set a record that stood for 39 years.
1962- The Isley Brothers release "Twist and Shout."
1992- Jay Leno debuts as the new host of the "Tonight Show."