On January 7th, 1610, Galileo discovered Jupiter's four largest moons.
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A thought for the day: George McGovern said, I'm fed up to the ears with old men dreaming up wars for young men to die in.
On this date in history:
In 1765, the Stamp Act was passed by Britain's Parliament, introducing a tax on printed materials in the American colonies. Colonists believed this to be a violation of their rights and ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- Flemish painter Anthony van Dyck in 1599
- author Louis L'Amour in 1908
- actor Leonard Chico Marx of the Marx Brothers comedy team in 1887
- actor Karl Malden...Read More
Today is Friday, March 22, the 81st day of 2019 with 284 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Venus. Evening stars are Mars and Uranus.
On March 22nd, 1894, the first Stanley Cup playoffs began.
A thought for the day: Before achieving a dream you need to make very little steps ... People don't understand that when you want to make a big dream you have a lot of fastidious little things you have to do. -- Bertrand ...Read More