Circle of Life Thursdays
Upton Sinclair, The Jungle author (1878)
Dr. Joyce Brothers, advice columnist (1928)
Sophia Loren, Two Women actress (1934)
Dale Chihuly, glass artist (1941)
Maggie Cheung, Clean actress (1964)
Today's Poker Game In The Afterlife:
Jacob Grimm, German folklorist (1863)
Fiorello LaGuardia, NYC Mayor (1947)
Jim Croce, singer/songwriter (1973)
Simon Wiesenthal, Nazi hunter (2005)
On This Day:
1633 - Galileo Galilei is tried before the Inquisition.
1891 - The first gasoline-powered car debuts in Springfield, MA.
1946 - The first Cannes Film Festival is held.
1973 - Billie Jean King beats Bobby Riggs in famed tennis match.
1984 - The Cosby Show premieres on NBC.
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