Time Travel Tips: December 9th – December 15th

Some big stuff happened this week in history. If you have an inclination to travel back in time, take these 5 tips with you:

TIP: If you are hanging around in Amherst Massachusetts on December 10th in 1830, check-in and welcome the world’s most talented introvert to life. Emily Dickinson was just born.

TIP: Fans of 1936 and gossip will have a hay day on December 11th. King Edward VIII of England just abdicated his throne for the love of an American socialite, and it’s a crisis!

TIP: Golf enthusiasts should line up in 1899 on December 12th.George Franklin Grant, the first African American professor at Harvard just invented the golf tee and it’s a game changer.

TIP: If you are hanging out with Roald Amundsen in 1911 on December 14th, congratulations, you are the first person in known history to reach the South Pole. What’s going on down there?

TIP: 1965 space travelers rejoice on December 15th. The first rendezvous in space just went off without a hitch.