Archiv für den Monat August 2015

La Tomatina

There will be a Google Doodle upcoming on August 26th 2015. A Google Doodle about the 70th anniversary of La Tomatina.

La Tomatina is a festival in Spain. The festival is held in the Valencian town of Buñol. The participants fight by throwing tomatoes on each other. The La Tomatina take place each August in the last week. The Doodle is published in many countries worldwide. It is a nice animated Google Doodle.

When was the first traffic light installed?

When was the first traffic light installed?
– 1914, on the corner of East 105th Street and Euclid Avenue in Cleveland, Ohio.

There will be a Google Doodle about the first installed traffic light system on August 5th 2015. Google celebrates the 101h anniversary of the first eletric traffic signal system.
When was the first traffic signal installed?
Lester Wire developed the first traffic light in 1912. 2 years later on August 5th 1914 the first traffic light system was installed on East 105th Street/Euclid Avenue in Cleveland Ohio.

When was the first traffic light installed?