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Learn to Swim Day was created to encourage people all over the world to finally acquire this incredibly beneficial skill. Join in the fun!
Biographies dominate the publishing industry’s bestseller lists. However biographical writing has not always enjoyed such popularity, and biographical...
Everybody loves Sea Monkeys - and Sea Monkey Day is the perfect opportunity to pay homage to our small, aquatic, frolicking friends.
Virtual assistants are individuals who mostly work on a freelance basis to deliver managerial, administrative...
World Whisky Day is all about sharing good company, good times, and good whisky. Not a whisky person? This is a great excuse to give it a try! With events...
Drop everything, pick up a pencil and draw - and then share your art! Drawing Day (sometimes referred to as Pencil Day) encourages us to spread the joy of...
Johannes Kepler - by his own calculations - is conceived at 4:37 AM
James Boswell meets Samuel Johnson - in London
Marie Antoinette marries future King Louis XVI of France
Congress authorizes nickel 5› piece (replaces silver half-dime)
President Johnson acquitted in Senate - by 1 vote
Metropolitan Gas Company lamps lit for 1st time
Ewing Field - near Masonic Street - opens
1st Academy Awards (Best film is Wings)
American author & critic James Agee died in NY
Kraft Theatre presented an act from Profiles in Courage
Yanks involved in Copacabana Incident - leads to Billy Martin trade
Gordon Cooper completes 22 Earth orbits in Faith 7
1st class postage now costs 8› (was 6›)
Japanese Junko Tabei became 1st woman to reach Mt Everest's summit
Canucks 1-Isles 3 - Stanley Cup- Isles win cup 4-0 (15-4)
Isles win 3rd Cup in row def Canucks in Vancouver 3-1 in game 4
Louis-Nicolas Vauquelin, chemist, discoverer of chromium, beryllium
Levi Parsons Morton, (R), 22nd US VP (1889-93)
Henry Fonda, Actor (Mr. Roberts) Grand Is Nebraska
Liberace (Wladziu Liberace), candelabrist
Billy Martin, baseball manager (NY Yankees, Oakland A's)
Debra Winger, in Columbus Oh (Officer & Gentleman)