Bickering over land claims between Virginia and Maryland delayed final ratification for almost four more years. On this day in 1998, the brand-new Daimler Chrysler began trading its shares on the New York Stock Exchange.
The company had formed five days earlier, when the American Chrysler Corporation merged with the German conglomerate Daimler-Benz AG.
Marriage statistics indicate that the mean marriage age for the Elizabethan and Jacobean eras was higher than many people realize.
When police arrived at the scene, Antony was calmly placing a telephone order for Chinese food.As a result of the merger, Daimler Chrysler became the world’s fifth-largest automaker (behind...On this day in 1863, Confederate General James Longstreet places the city of Knoxville, Tennessee, under siege. negotiators meet in Helsinki to begin the Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT).For example, it was considered foolish to marry for love, and strangely enough, those who were of lower classes were more likely to have a choice in who they married.Elizabethan women had very little choice in husbands.