Cheshiresoft CDAY Almanac

Today is Saturday, September 30, 2017.

Birthdays

1627 Robinson Crusoe, according to Daniel Defoe
1829 F. Reuleaux --1905
1870 Jean Perrin, French physicist, Brownian motion (Nobel 1926)
1921 Deborah Kerr, (King & I, Night of Iguana) in Helensburg Scotland
1924 Truman Capote, a short short story writer.
1931 Angie Dickinson
1935 Johnny Mathis
1943 Marilyn McCoo
1957 Fran Drescher
1980 Martina Hingis
1981 Dominique Moceanu

Events

1452 1st book published, Johann Guttenberg's Bible
1659 Robinson Crusoe is shipwrecked (according to Defoe)
1781 siege of Yorktown begins
1846 William Morris 1st tooth extraction under anesthetics Charlestown
1880 Henry Draper takes the first photograph of the Orion Nebula
1898 City of New York is established
1939 1st manned rocket flight (by auto maker Fritz von Opel)
1967 Palace of Fine Arts reopens (1st time during 1915 exposition)
1967 USSR's Kosmos 186 & 188 complete the 1st automatic docking

That's all for today.

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