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On October 1st, 1908, Ford introduced the Model T.
A thought for the day: Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are while your reputation is merely what others think you are. -- John Wooden
On this date in history:
In 1630, John Billington, one of the first pilgrims to land in America, was hanged for murder -- the first European criminal executed in the American colonies.
In 1846, a ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Persian poet Rumi in 1207
- chewing gum magnate William Wrigley Jr. in 1861
- German physicist Hans Geiger, co-inventor of the Geiger counter, in 1882
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Today is Friday, Sept. 30, the 274th day of 2016 with 92 to follow.
The moon is new. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mercury, Neptune and Saturn.
On September 30th, 1955, screen legend James Dean died in a car crash.