On February 11th, 1531, Henry VIII of England was recognized as supreme head of the Church of England.
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A thought for the day: We all have dreams, but in order to make dreams come into reality it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline and effort. -- Jesse Owens
On this date in history:
In 1763, the Treaty of Paris ended the Seven Years' War between Britain and Spain and also the French and Indian War, with France ceding Quebec to Great Britain.
In 1870, the ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- French mathematician Pierre Bouguer in 1698
- essayist Charles Lamb in 1775
- Russian author Boris Pasternak in 1890
- entertainer Jimmy Durante in 1893
Today is Sunday, Feb. 10, the 41st day of 2019 with 324 to follow.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus.
On February 10th, 1863, the world-famous dwarfs General Tom Thumb and Lavinia Warren get married in New York City.
A thought for the day: Justice requires us to remember that when any citizen denies his fellow, saying, 'His color is not mine,' or 'His beliefs are strange and different,' in that moment he betrays America ... . -- ...Read More