On January 11th, 1908, the Grand Canyon National Monument was created.
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A thought for the day: We cannot have government for all the people until we first make certain it is government of and by all the people. -- President Lyndon B. Johnson
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:
- Roman poet Ovid in 43 B.C.
- adventurer/writer Edward Judson, originator of the dime novel, writing as Ned Buntline, in 1821
- Norwegian dramatist Henrik Ibsen in ...Read More
Today is Wednesday, March 20, the 79th day of 2019 with 286 to follow.
This is the first day of spring.
The moon is full. Morning stars are Jupiter, Saturn and Venus. Evening stars are Mars and Uranus.
On March 20th, 1916, Albert Einstein published his theory of relativity.
A thought for the day: I make my pictures for people, not for critics. -- Cecil B. DeMille