A thought for the day: Harry Millner said, There are many paths to the top of the mountain but only one view.Copyright 2013 by United Press International
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On September 29th, 1962, Alouette 1, the first Canadian satellite, was launched.
A thought for the day: If it sounds like writing, I rewrite it. -- Elmore Leonard
On this date in history:
In 490 B.C., the Greeks defeated the Persians at Marathon. A Greek soldier named Phidippides ran more than 26 miles to tell Athenians of the victory and died after his announcement. His ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Frances Willard, founder of the Women's Christian Temperance Union, in 1839
- sports entrepreneur and IOC President Avery Brundage in 1887
- CBS Chairman William ...Read More
Today is Wednesday, Sept. 28, the 272nd day of 2016 with 94 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mercury, Neptune and Saturn.
On September 28th, 1066, the Norman Conquest of England began.