Share a relic from the past for History Thursday and spread the love of knowledge.
#TennisChampion Billie Jean King has been using her status as a prominent athlete to champion #GenderEquality & #LGBTQ visibility. She was the 1st tennis player & woman to be named Sports Illustrated’s Sportsperson of the Year in 1972.
#lgbtequality #lgbtpride https://t.co/UI8W0b0ZL1
It’s #HistoryThursday! Did you know that Sheffield steel is mentioned in Geoffrey Chaucer’s The Canterbury Tales?
“A Sheffield thwitel baar he in his hose” (line 3933) – this means “He had a Sheffield knife in his stocking”!