Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Thursday, March 8, 2018.


1787 Karl Ferdinand von Grafe, helped create modern plastic surgery
1859 Kenneth Grahame, author, "The Wind in the Willows"
1879 Otto Hahn, co-discoverer of nuclear fission
1909 Claire Trevor
1923 Cyd Charisse
1943 Lynn Redgrave
1945 Mickey Dolenz
1959 Aidan Quinn
1963 Kathy Ireland


International Women's Day
1862 The Confederate ironclad "Merrimack" launched.
1917 US invades Cuba, for third time. No wonder they're paranoid.
1934 Edwin Hubble photo shows as many galaxies as Milky Way has stars
1965 First US forces arrive in Vietnam. Oh unhappy day!
1976 Largest observed falling single stony meteorite (Jiling, China)

That's all for today.

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