On March 25th, 1655, Christiaan Huygens discovered Titan, Saturn's largest moon.
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A thought for the day: Sore laborers have hard hands and old sinners have brawny consciences. -- English poet Anne Bradstreet
On this date in history:
In 1603, Queen Elizabeth I of England died after 44 years of rule. She was succeeded by King James VI of Scotland, uniting England and Scotland under a single British monarch.
Those born on this date include:
- Financier Andrew Mellon in 1855
- magician/escape artist Harry Houdini in 1874
- silent film star Roscoe Fatty Arbuckle in 1887
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Today is Tuesday, March 24, the 84th day of 2020 with 282 to follow.
The moon is new. Morning stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury, Saturn and Venus. Evening stars are Uranus and Venus.
On March 24th, 1989, the Exxon-Valdez oil spill occured in Alaska's Prince William Sound.
A thought for the day: There can be no real freedom without the freedom to fail. -- German-American psychoanalyst Erich Fromm