Technological Events of Today in History: October 1st

1 October, 1964 – Japan High Speed Trains The Shinkansen (Bullet Train) organization of fast railroad lines in Japan opens to harmonize with the Tokyo Olympics with the main trains going at 210 km/h (130 mph). The current models can accomplish speeds more than 300 MPH. 1 October, 1908 – U.S.A. Passage Model T The […]