1946: Dr Benjamin Spock
's famous baby bible - Baby And Child Care - was published, and became a bestseller.
1789: Bastille Day - the French Revolution begins with the fall of the Bastille Prison 1850: The first public demonstration of ice made by refrigeration is made by US physician John Gorrie 1933: Germany begins mandatory sterilisation of people with hereditary illnesses 1946: Dr Benjamin Spock
's "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" is first published 1955: Two people are killed whenlightning strikes Ascot raceco urse 1958: A military revolt in Iraq overthrows the monarchy 1973: Phil Everly storms off stage during a concert, declaring the end of the Everly Brothers (pictured) 2014: The Church of England votes in favour of allowing women to become bishops
While some entertained, others were scientists, like Benjamin Spock
and Jonas Salk, and influenced childcare.
The Fox What do Prince Felipe de Borbon of Spain, Dr Benjamin Spock
(an American paediatrician whose book Baby and Child Care is one of the best-sellers of all time) and the Emperor Nero have in common?
| 1946: Dr Benjamin Spock
's (pictured) baby bible - Baby And Child Care - was published, and became a bestseller.
Dr Benjamin Spock
praised the cardboard box as an inexpensive alternative to a ride-on car or a ready-made cottage.
--1968 Humanist of the Year Benjamin Spock
, "Vietnam and Civil Disobedience," J/F 1968
THE first words of advice Dr Benjamin Spock
wrote to parents in his baby bible were: "Trust yourself, you know more than you think you do."
Frank Baum); Moby-Dick or, the Whale (Herman Melville); How to Win Friends and Influence People (Dale Carnegie); Catch-22 (Joseph Heller); Leaves of Grass (Walt Whitman); and Baby and Child Care (Benjamin Spock
. As he perched momentarily atop the barbed wire, white hair waving in the breeze, something undefinable moved through us all and carried us toward the fence and over it.
1946 Benjamin Spock
publishes Baby and Child Care, sparking a revolution in raising children by suggesting that parents should be more affectionate and treat children as individuals.
Sounds like someone was taking the Mickey 1946 14 JULY Dr Benjamin Spock
published his Common Sense Book Of Baby & Child Care.