Mount Everest, Coco Chanel, Ernest Hemingway, Microsoft, Hiroshima and Nagasaki bombing, The sinking of the Titanic, JFK assasination, Great fire of London, Moon landing, First Olympiad, Abolition of slavery…
The Designer Duo Davit Babiashvili and Levan Patsinashvili (member of the Bored Panda Community) created a serie of minimalist illustrations (called Digital Chronicles) visualizing historical events in a creative way. Tey used just numbers…
“We tried to illustrate major historical events with its dates. We found out that sometimes digits tell us more than words.”
The French fashion designer Gabrielle Bonheur “Coco” Chanel was born on August 19, 1883, in Saumur (France).
New Zealander Edmund Hillary and Nepalese Tenzing Norgay were first to reach the summit of Mount Everest at 11:30 a.m. on May 29, 1953.
Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone was published on 26 June, 1997.
The American novelist, Ernest Hemingway, killed himself with his favourite shotgun in the early hours of Sunday 2 July, 1961.
World War II
Hiroshima and Nagasaki were bombed on August 6 and 9, 1945.