On August 13th, 1913, Harry Brearly invented stainless steel.
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A thought for the day: The women's movement is a great movement of the sexes toward each other, with common ideals as to government, as well as common ideals in domestic life, where fully developed manhood must seek and ...Read More
On this date in history:
In 1919, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Dolf Luque becomes the first Latino player to appear in a World Series. Luque was born in Havana, Cuba, on Aug. 4, 1890.
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Those born on this date include:
- Cherokee Chief John Ross in 1790
- actor Warner Oland in 1879
- writer Gore Vidal in 1925
- hockey Hall of Fame member Glenn Hall in 1931 (age 91)
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Today is Monday, Oct. 3, the 276th day of 2022 with 89 to follow.
The moon is waning. Morning stars are Jupiter, Neptune, Saturn and Uranus. Evening stars are Jupiter, Mercury, Neptune, Saturn, Uranus and Venus.
On October 3rd, 1962, the Mercury 8 took off for its eight-hour flight.
A thought for the day: The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. -- Indian politician Mahatma Gandhi