Circle of Life Thursdays
"Parents know how to push your buttons because, hey, they sewed them on." -- Camryn Manheim
Cyd Charisse, legendary dancer (1921); Lynn Redgrave, Gods and Monsters actress (1943); Gary Numan, 80's icon (1958); Camryn Manheim, The Practice actress (1961); Boris Kodjoe, fine slab o' man flesh (1973); James Van Der Beek, former Dawson (1977)
Today's Poker Game In Heaven:
Hector Berlioz, French composer (1869); Ferdinand von Zeppelin, aircraft manufacturer (1917); George Stevens, Oscar-winning Giant director (1975); Peggy Cass, the one and only Agnes Gooch (1999); Joe DiMaggio, baseball hall of famer (1999)
On This Day:
1817 - The New York Stock Exchange is founded.
1936 - The first stock car race is held in Daytona Beach, Florida.
1948 - The Supreme Court rules that religious instruction in public schools violates the Constitution.
1965 - The first American combat troops arrive in Vietnam.
1971 - Joe Frazier defeats Muhammad Ali in the first of three epic bouts.
2004 - A new constitution is signed by Iraq's Governing Council.
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