On February 22nd, 1855, the Pennsylvania State University was founded.
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A thought for the day: When you find peace within yourself, you become the kind of person who can live at peace with others. -- Peace Pilgrim
On this date in history:
In 1848, The Communist Manifesto was published by Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.
In 1878, the New Haven, Conn., Telephone Co. published the first phone directory. It listed ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Mexican revolutionary/military commander Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna (conqueror of the Alamo) in 1794
- Roman Catholic Cardinal John Henry Newman in 1801
- classical...Read More
Today is Sunday, Feb. 21, the 52nd day of 2021 with 313 to follow.
The moon is waxing. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Saturn and Venus. Evening stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus.
On February 21st, 1431, the trial of Joan of Arc began.
A thought for the day: I'd rather be hated for who I am, than loved for who I am not. -- American rock legend Kurt Cobain