In what year was Astroturf first installed in a professional football stadium?

Answer In 1966, AstroTurf was installed at Houston's Astrodome, which became home to the Houston Oilers, then part of the American Football League, in 1968. In 1975, AstroTurf was installed in two NFL ven... Read More »

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What year was AstroTurf first used in the NFL?

According to the NFL in its list "Top Ten Things that Changed Football," AstroTurf was first used by the Houston Oilers (then in the AFL, which later merged with the NFL) in 1968 in the Astrodome, ... Read More »

What year was AstroTurf invented?

James M. Faria and Robert T Wright of Monsanto invented AstroTurf, originally named ChemGrass, in 1965 and received a patent in 1967. The artificial playing surface received its current name when t... Read More »

What year was Kauffman Stadium built?

Kauffman Stadium is home to the Kansas City Royals, a baseball team in the American League Central Division of Major League Baseball. Its construction began in July of 1968, and it was officially o... Read More »

What year were seat belts installed in automobiles?

In the 1930s, many physicians installed their own safety belts in their vehicles for protection. In 1954, competing car drivers were required by the Sports Car Club of America to use lap belt safet... Read More »