On this day 30th September 1955 US actor James Dean died as the result of a car accident. He was 24.
On this day 23rd of September 1889 Nintendo Koppai began manufacturing “Hanafuda” (flower cards) Japanese playing cards in Kyoto.
On this day 5th August 1704, the Act of Security was passed by the Scottish Parliament.
On this day 1st of July in 1884 Allan Pinkerton, the Scottish-born detective, died
On this day. April 22nd in 1908, Sir Henry Campbell–Bannerman, Scottish politician and Liberal Prime Minister from 1905-08, died.