On March 4th, 1801, Thomas Jefferson became the first President of the United States to be inaugurated in Washington, D.C.
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On March 21st, 1928, Charles Lindbergh was presented a Medal of Honor for his first trans-Atlantic flight.
A thought for the day: Spring is nature's way of saying, Let's party!" -- Robin Williams
On this date in history:
In 1852, Harriet Beecher Stowe's anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin was published.
In 1854, in what is considered the founding meeting of the Republican Party, former ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Adventurer/writer Edward Judson, originator of the dime novel, writing as Ned Buntline, in 1821
- Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen in 1828
- actor/bandleader Ozzie ...Read More
Today is Tuesday, March 20, the 79th day of 2018 with 286 to follow.
This is the first day of spring.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Neptune and Saturn. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, ...Read More
On March 20th, 1916, Albert Einstein published his theory of relativity.