Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Monday, January 15, 2018.

Birthdays

1704 J. Castillon --1791
1814 L. Schl„fli --1895
1850 Sofya Kovalevskaya, Russian mathematician
1906 Aristotle Onassis, industrialist
1908 Edward Teller, fathered the H-bomb.
1909 Gene Krupa
1913 Lloyd Bridges
1918 Gamal Abdel Nasser, Egyptian leader
1926 Chuck Berry, singer (Johnny B. Goode)
1929 Martin Luther King, Jr., dreamer (Nobel Peace Prize 1964)
1937 Margaret O'Brien
1951 Charo

Events

1535 Henry VIII declares himself head of English Church
1759 British Museum opens
1778 Nootka Sound discovered by Capt. Cook
1861 Steam elevator patented by Elisha Otis
1927 Dunbarton Bridge, 1st bridge in Bay Area, opens.
1948 World's largest office building, The Pentagon, is completed.
1968 Soyuz 5 launched
1973 UNIX version 3.

That's all for today.

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