Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Friday, December 22, 2017.

Birthdays

1696 James Oglethorpe, English general, author, colonizer of Georgia
1727 William Ellery, signed Declaration of Independence
1819 P.O. Bonnet --1892
1856 Frank Kellogg, Sec. of State, tried to outlaw war (Nobel 1929)
1858 Giacomo Puccini, composer
1912 Lady Bird Johnson
1917 Gene Rayburn
1922 Barbara Billingsley
1945 Diane Sawyer
1948 Steve Garvey
1949 Maurice Gibb
1949 Robin Gibb

Events

International Arbor Day
1941 Japanese troops invade the Philippines
1964 Lockheed SR-71 spy aircraft reaches 3,530 kph (record for a jet)

That's all for today.

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