On this day: October 5

Published: Oct 04 2012 06:27:54 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 05 2012 02:00:00 AM EDT

James Bond debuts in theaters, the Beatles release their first single, PBS is founded, and Tylenol capsules are recalled amid seven deaths from tampering, all on this day.

OTD October 5 - Wright Flyer III
6 / 47
Public domain

1905: Wilbur Wright pilots the Wright Flyer III in a circling flight of 24 miles in 39 minutes near Dayton, Ohio, a world record that would stand until 1908.

Comments

The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Desktop and mobile versions of this site use independent comment threads.