Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Thursday, February 8, 2018.

Birthdays

1820 William Tecumseh Sherman, Civil War general.
1820 Willam Tecumseh Sherman
1828 Jules Verne, pioneered what later became science fiction.
1828 Jules Verne
1902 Lyle Talbot
1906 Chester F. Carlson, invented xerography (xeroxing)
1921 Lana Turner
1924 Audrey Meadows
1925 Jack Lemmon
1925 Jack Lemmon
1931 James Dean
1932 John Williams
1940 Nick Nolte
1940 Ted Koppel
1942 Robert Klein
1968 Gary Coleman

Events

Alpha Aurigid meteor shower, radiant in Auriga
1693 Charter granted for College of William & Mary, 2nd college in US
1883 Louis Waterman begins experiments that invent the fountain pen.
1908 Boy Scouts of America founded.
1922 Radio arrives in the White House.
1977 Earthquake, at 5.0, strongest since 1966.

That's all for today.

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