On This Day

  • On this day: October 1

    Walt Disney World opening, 1971

    Walt Disney

    Thomas Edison opens the world's first electric lamp factory, Yosemite becomes a national park, soccer great Pele says goodbye, and Walt Disney World opens, all on this day.

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