On March 1st, 1692, the Salem Witch Trials began.
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A thought for the day: Older men declare war but it is youth that must fight and die. -- Herbert Hoover
On this date in history:
In 1909, financier J.P. Morgan, during a meeting with King Victor Emmanuel II of Italy in Rome, pledged to help wipe out the black hand and similar criminal societies in the United ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Plymouth Colony Gov. William Bradford in 1590
- signer of the Declaration of Independence Thomas McKean in 1734
- Scottish explorer of Africa David Livingstone in ...Read More
Today is Monday, March 19, the 78th day of 2018 with 287 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, Uranus and Venus.
On March 19th, 1915, Pluto was photographed for the first time, but not recognized as a planet.
A thought for the day: There just isn't any pleasing some people. The trick is to stop trying. -- Robert Mitchum