When was Blockbuster video established?

Answer Blockbuster Inc. was founded in 1985 and became one of the leaders in video as well as DVD rentals. The very first Blockbuster video store to open was in Dallas, Texas.Source:Funding Universe: Bloc... Read More »

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When did the first Blockbuster video open?

The first Blockbuster Video store opened in October 1985 in Dallas, Texas. There are more than five thousand Blockbuster stores nationwide with thousands more overseas. Blockbuster merged with Viac... Read More »

What was Black History Month originally called, who established it&when was it established?

In February 1926, the historian Dr. Carter G. Woodson established a week of celebration of African American life and history called Negro History Week. By 1975, the name had changed to Black Histor... Read More »

Who started Blockbuster Video?

Former software developer and movie fan David Cook started Blockbuster Video in 1985. The first Blockbuster Video opened in Dallas, Texas, and the company added three more stores in the next two ye... Read More »

Who owns Blockbuster Video?

Blockbuster Video is owned by Blockbuster Inc. The company operates more than 2,600 stores internationally and also offers a rent-by-mail service similar to Netflix. The company's stock is traded ... Read More »