A figure based on Neapolitan stock character of Pulcinella (anglicised to Punchinello) made his appearance for the first time on 9th May 1662. He later became famous as Mr. Punch of Punch and Judy.
The first publicised phone call from a cell phone was made by Motorola's Martin Cooper on April 3, 1973. He used the Motorola DynaTAC prototype. [more...]