14. Berlin Wall
|Pohle and his friends next to their mark|
on the Berlin Wall.
"Pohle explained that he had painted...with his friends...to bid farewell to their friend Polly, who was moving to Munich. In fact, the trio even snapped a photo next to the fresh graffiti."Surprisingly, they painted the slab in 1990, which was actually after the initial fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989.
5. The Grateful Dead performed at Mountain View High School in 1967
Well..not quite. The performance happened when MVHS was called Awalt High School, so it's not exactly the same thing. But, it's still pretty awesome considering that an iconic rock band had one of its very first performances at a MV high school dance!
6. Shoreline Park used to be a landfill...and a pig farm!
|Shoreline Park on its opening day, 1987|
Stay tuned for more little-known facts about Mountain View! Part 4 is coming soon!
Post by Allie C., Homework Assistant