History & Quotes / Knowledge

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

Other Notable Events for March 26

On this date in history:

In 1830, the Book of Mormon was published.

In 1953, U.S. Dr. Jonas Salk announced he had successfully tested a vaccine against poliomyelitis, the virus that causes polio.

In 1971, East ...

Notable Birthdays for March 26

Those born on this date include:

- Poet Robert Frost in 1874
- mythologist/writer Joseph Campbell in 1904
- playwright Tennessee Williams in 1911
- U.S. Army Gen. William Westmoreland in 1914
- French composer/...

Astronomy

Today is Thursday, March 26, the 85th day of 2015 with 280 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: Mahatma Gandhi said, It has always been a mystery to me how men can feel themselves honored by the humiliation of their fellow beings.