Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Tuesday, August 30, 2016.

Birthdays

1797 Mary Shelley, wrote Frankenstein
1797 Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley
1819 J.A. Serret --1885
1898 Shirley Booth
1908 Fred MacMurray
1918 Ted Williams
1943 Jean-Claude Killy
1944 Frank "Tug" McGraw
1947 Peggy Lipton
1951 Timothy Bottoms
1953 Robert Parrish
1972 Cameron Diaz

Events

Zeta Draconid meteor shower, radiant in Draco
1850 Honolulu, Hawaii becomes a city.
1979 1st recorded occurrance of a comet hitting the sun (the energy released was about equal to 1 million hydrogen bombs).
1984 12th Space Shuttle Mission - Discovery 1 is launched

That's all for today.

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