COLONIAL BLUE LAWS
On October 26, 1656: A new law was passed in New Amsterdam forbidding any work or amusement to take place on Sundays. No Sunday Funday for those New Amsterdam-ers.
JETSETTIN’ TO PARIS
On October 26, 1958: Pan American Airways made the first commercial flight of the Boeing 707 aircraft from New York City to Paris, France.
BORN ON THIS DAY: SHELLEY MORRISON
On October 26, 1936: Actress Shelley Morrison, known best for her portrayal of Rosario on Will & Grace, was born in NYC.
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