View Full Version : April 11, 1954: The most boring day in the 20th century

30-11-2010, 10:45 AM
Someone at Cambridge University must have been bored out of his mind ... ;)

City computer buff William Tunstall-Pedoe has worked out that April 11, 1954 was the most uneventful day in the whole of the 20th century.

Every day something of significance happens, a person is born who is destined for fame, there is an event in the arts or sports, history is created. With 300 million of these facts fed into the “brain” of True Knowledge, Tunstall-Pedoe’s Cambridge company, the computer was asked: “What was the most boring day in the 20th century?”

Source: Cambridge News (http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/Business/April-11-1954-The-most-boring-day-in-the-20th-century.htm)

30-11-2010, 11:31 AM
hmm very interesting.....NOT

C. Flower
30-11-2010, 02:24 PM
Boredom......brrring it on !!! :)