On November 22nd, 1963, John F. Kennedy was assassinated.
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A thought for the day: I've never tried to block out the memories of the past, even though some are painful. I don't understand people who hide from their past. Everything you live through helps to make you the person you ...Read More
On this date in history:
In 1783, in Paris, Jean de Rozier and the Marquis d'Arlandes made the first free-flight ascent in a balloon.
In 1877, Thomas Edison announced his invention of the phonograph.<...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- French explorer of North America Rene Robert de La Salle in 1643
- French author Francois-Marie Arouet, known as Voltaire, in 1694
- William Beaumont, pioneer U.S. ...Read More
Today is Saturday, Nov. 21, the 325th day of 2015 with 40 to follow.
The moon is waning. The morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury and Saturn. The evening stars are Neptune, Uranus and Venus.
On November 21st, 1916, the HMHS Britannic sank into the Aegean Sea.
A thought for the day: It's difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato. - - Lewis Grizzard