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A thought for the day

A thought for the day: Fame was thrilling only until it became grueling. Money was fun only until you ran out of things to buy. -- Gloria Swanson

Other Notable Events for March 27

On this date in history:

In 1886, Apache leader Geronimo surrendered to U.S. federal authorities.

In 1958, Nikita Khrushchev replaced Nikolai Bulganin as premier of the Soviet Union.

In 1964, the strongest ...

Notable Birthdays for March 27

Those born on this date include:

- Printmaker Nathaniel Currier of Currier and Ives in 1813
- German physicist Wilhelm Roentgen, discoverer of X-rays, in 1845
- schoolteacher Patty Smith Hill, who wrote the words for Happy ...

Astronomy

Today is Friday, March 27, the 86th day of 2015 with 279 to follow.

The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Mercury, Neptune and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Uranus and Venus.

A thought for the day

A thought for the day: In politics, If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want anything done, ask a woman. -- Margaret Thatcher