13 Moments Everyone Born In Pittsburgh Will Always Remember

What are some of the defining moments you remember from growing up in Pittsburgh? The kind of memories that we, collectively, as Pittsburghers share? Maybe, for example, you remember exactly where you when the Space Shuttle Challenger exploded after take off. Or, what you were doing when you heard the news that a prominent Pittsburgher – like Fred Rogers – passed away. Here are just 13 moments everyone born in Pittsburgh – depending on when you were born – is likely to remember (or to have heard stories about.)

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This list, of course, is just the beginning of the many moments in Pittsburgh’s history we likely collectively remember. What else would you add to the list? Want a taste of Pittsburgh’s history? Click here to discover the seven best historical restaurants in the Burgh.