On this episode of This Day In History, Tony and Armand are here to tell us about John D. Rockefeller. In 1870, Rockefeller incorporated Standard Oil and changed the industry for the foreseeable future. Also, Thomas Paine publishes Common Sense, Julius Caesar crosses the Rubicon, and the first great oil gusher is discovered in Beaumont, Texas.
Happy Birthday to American outlaw Frank James, Rod Stewart, and George Foreman!
This episode was recorded on January 10, 2017.
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