Today is Friday, October 31, 2014.


1632 Jan Vermeer, Dutch painter (Procuress, The Astronomer)
1795 John Keats, Romantic poet
1860 Juliette Gordon Low, Girl Scout founder
1887 Chiang Kai-Shek
1900 Ethel Waters
1912 Dale Evans
1922 Barbara Bel Geddes
1931 Dan Rather
1936 Michael Landon
1942 David Ogden Stiers
1950 Jane Pauley
1950 John Candy


All Hallows Eve (you know... Halloween)
National UNICEF Day.
Reformation Day
1517 Martin Luther posts his 95 Theses, begins Protestant Reformation
1864 Nevada admitted as 36th state.
1922 Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) becomes premier of Italy.
1952 first thermonuclear bomb detonated - Marshall Islands
1959 Lee Harvey Oswald announces in Moscow he will never return to US

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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