Circle of Life Thursdays
"You have to understand that I'm like anybody else. When I hear my voice on a record I absolutely loathe my voice. I cannot stand my voice. " -- Roger Daltrey
Frédéric Chopin, Polish-French composer and pianist (1810); Glenn Miller, legendary bandleader (1904); Roger Daltrey, Who headliner (1944); Javier Bardem, Before Night Falls actor (1969); Mark-Paul Gosselaar, childhood Zack (1974); Naima Mora, America's Next Top Model, thrice removed (1984)
Today's Poker Game In Heaven:
Saint David, Patron Saint of Wales (582); Wilhelmina, high-fashion model and owner of model agency (1980); Jack Wild, Hollywood's Artful Dodger (2006)
On This Day:
1565 - The city of Rio de Janeiro is founded.
1692 - The Salem witch trials begin in Salem Village, Massachusetts.
1845 - President John Tyler signs a bill authorizing the U.S. to annex the Republic of Texas.
1932 - The son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped.
1961 - John F. Kennedy establishes the Peace Corps.
1969 - Jim Morrison of the Doors is arrested for exposing himself during a show.
1994 - Nirvana play their last show in Munich, Germany.
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