August 28th is the date of the passing of Hal Finney. Every year crypto enthusiasts take a moment to remember one of the godfathers of Bitcoin.
If you don’t know about Hal Finney, we highly recommend spending some time reading up on this legend.
Hal Finney is credited with receiving the first transaction from Satoshi, crafting the first Bitcoin related tweet and some even speculate that Hal is in fact Satoshi himself.
Unfortunately Mr. Finney passed away from complications of ALS in 2014.
RIP Hal Finney, Bitcoin would not be here today without you. August 28th, we remember you!