Today is Tuesday, May 24, 2016.


1686 Gabriel Daniel Fahrenheit, invented the thermometer
1938 Tommy Chong
1941 Bob Dylan
1943 Gary Burghoff
1944 Patti LaBelle
1945 Priscilla Presley
1955 Rosanne Cash
1963 Joe Dumars


1844 Samual F.B. Morse taps out "What Hath God Wrought"
1866 Berkeley named (for George Berkeley, Bishop of Cloyne).
1883 The Brooklyn Bridge opened by Pres. Arthur & Gov. Cleveland.
1899 In Boston, the 1st auto repair shop opens.

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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