A thought for the day: in her diary, Anne Frank wrote: If God lets me live, I shall attain more than Mummy ever has done. I shall not remain insignificant. I shall work in the world and for mankind!
More History & Quotes
A thought for the day: Children must be taught how to think, not what to think. -- Margaret Mead
On this date in history:
In 1265, Britain's House of Commons, which became a model for parliamentary bodies, met for the first time.
In 1783, U.S. and British representatives signed a preliminary ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Harold Gray, creator of the comic strip Little Orphan Annie, in 1894
- comedian George Burns in 1896
- Greek businessman Aristotle Onassis in 1906
- Italian ...Read More
Today is Saturday, Jan. 20, the 20th day of 2018 with 345 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Mercury. Evening stars are Neptune, Venus, Mars and Uranus.
On January 20th, 1265, the English Parliament met in the Palace of Westminster for the first time.
A thought for the day: Forgiveness is a virtue of the brave. -- Indira Gandhi