A Pale Blue Dot Painting: The FIFA World Cup 1974 Begins

FIFA World Cup 1974 Begins

The FIFA World Cup 1974 Begins on The Pale Blue Dot Painting 13.06.1974

On this day in the summer of 1974, Brazil began the defence of their 1970 World Cup triumph in a first round game against Yugoslavia and thus opening the 25 day tournament hosted by West Germany.

Red Rum Wins The 1973 Grand National

or What Happened The Day I Was Born.

Day 1.

March 31, 1973. 7:15pm to be precise.

I have no idea what I am, where I am, or why I’m here.

It’s bright though. Very bright. And noise. Lots of noise.

Several words were repeatedly mentioned, amongst others.

Congratulations. Boy. Red Rum.

Was this code for ‘terminate’ or something less drastic?

Red Rum Wins The 1973 Grand National - An Original Oil Painting by Mark Gisbourne
Red Rum Wins The 1973 Grand National. Oil on canvas. 11.69 x 8.27 inches.

 

 

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