Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: What has July 14 ever done for us?

Updated - July 11, 2024 11:08 am IST

Published - July 11, 2024 09:00 am IST

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Quiz | Easy like Sunday morning: What has July 14 ever done for us?
The Matterhorn in Switzerland is a deadly peak. It is the 12th highest summit in the Alps. 
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1 / 10 | This day in 1850, Florida physician John Gorrie carried out the very first demonstration of something he had invented. He astonished the guests at a Bastille Day party on a hot evening in Florida by announcing that France gave her citizens what they wanted, and now he could give them what they wanted. What did he do that now comes as part of our daily appliances?
Answer : Ice from a refrigerator
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