Today is Sunday, February 1, 2015.


1895 John Ford
1901 Clark Gable, didn't give a damn about Scarlet O'Hara.
1902 Langston Hughes
1931 Boris Yeltsin
1937 Don Everly
1937 Garrett Morris
1938 Sherman Hemsley
1965 Sherilyn Fenn
1968 Lisa Marie Presley


1709 Alexander Selkirk (aka Robinson Crusoe) rescued from Juan Fernand
1790 US Supreme Court convened for first time (NYC)
1865 13th amendment approved (National Freedom Day)
1867 Bricklayers start working 8-hour days.
1920 The first armored car is introduced.
1958 Egypt & Syria join to form United Arab Republic
1972 First scientific hand-held calculator (HP-35) introduced
1982 Intel introduces 80286 processor with protected memory.
1992 Linux kernel adopts the GNU General Public License.

That's all for today.

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What happened on this day in history? What happened on your birthday? Web-based CDAY, an almanac for web servers, reports events, birthdays, and holidays, and supports RSS (XML).

Webmasters: Install CDAY on your web site to add value and attract visitors. This might work especially well with original data for a specific subject (e.g. baseball).


See the embedded demonstration on the right-hand of the page. You may also see a fuller demo with features such as date navigation and RSS.


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Your rights to use and distribute CDAY are licensed to you under the GNU General Public License.

Don't forget to download libraries, which are separate.

Monitor new releases using your or account.


For best results start with these instructions to test the program. Then embed PHP into your existing web pages and customize library data for your audience.



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