A thought for the day: Aldous Huxley wrote, Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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On February 12th, 1541, Santiago, Chile is founded by Pedro de Valdivia.
A thought for the day: No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or his background, or his religion. People must learn to hate, and if they can learn to hate, they can be taught to love, for ...Read More
On this date in history:
In 1858, French peasant girl Bernadette Soubirous said the Virgin Mary appeared to her at Lourdes.
In 1929, a Lateran treaty signed in Italy recognized the sovereignty of ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Englishman Henry Fox Talbot, a developer of photography, in 1800
- Chief Justice of the United States Melville Weston Fuller in 1833
- inventor Thomas Edison in 1847...Read More
Today is Thursday, Feb. 11, the 42nd day of 2016 with 324 to follow.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Saturn, Jupiter, Uranus and Neptune.
On February 11th, 1531, Henry VIII of England was recognized as supreme head of the Church of England.