On February 5th, 1919, Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, and D.W. Griffith launch United Artists.
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A thought for the day: It's better to be unhappy alone than unhappy with someone. -- Marilyn Monroe
On this date in history:
In 1907, the first Christmas Seals to raise money to fight tuberculosis went on sale in the post office in Wilmington, Del.
In 1955, two weeks of bloody student uprisings ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- English poet John Milton in 1608
- actor Margaret Hamilton in 1902
- former Speaker of the House Thomas Tip O'Neill, D-Mass., in 1912
- actor Kirk Douglas in ...Read More
Today is Sunday, Dec. 9, the 343rd day of 2018 with 22 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Uranus and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus.
On December 9th, 1851, the first YMCA in North America was established in Montreal.
A thought for the day: Peace is not the absence of conflict, it is the ability to handle conflict by peaceful means. -- Ronald Reagan