On August 13th, 1913, Harry Brearly invented stainless steel.
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On November 15th, 1960, the Polaris missile was test-launched.
A thought for the day: When the rich wage war it's the poor who die. -- French philosopher Jean-Paul Sartre
On this date in history:
In 1666, the first blood transfusion took place in London. Blood from one dog was transfused into another.
In 1832, the first horse-drawn streetcar made its appearance in New ...Read More
Those born on this date include:
- French Impressionist painter Claude Monet, in 1840
- Indian statesman Jawaharlal Nehru in 1889
- Swedish writer Astrid Lindgren in 1907
- U.S. Sen. Joseph ...Read More
Today is Thursday, Nov. 14, the 318th day of 2019 with 47 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Mars, Neptune and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
On November 14th, 1969, NASA launched Apollo 12.