People elect dog

Bosco, a Black Labrador and Rottweiler mix, defeated two humans to become the mayor of Sunol, California in 1981. He served until his death in 1994.

Farinelli and the High C

Farinelli, pictured in the middle of this portrait is considered one of the greatest opera singers in history. He has been described as having soprano vocal range and sang the highest note customary at the time, C6.

Stan Lee

Stan Lee, who began in the business in 1939 and created or co-created Black Panther, Spider-Man, X-Men, The Mighty Thor, Iron Man, The Fantastic Four, The Incredible Hulk, Daredevil, Ant-Man and others, died Monday morning at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center thr.cm/mmZrvs

Selfie

In 1839, Robert Cornelius took the first ever selfie. Due to the long exposure time, he was able to set up the camera, uncover the lens and then run into shot.