Happy Tuesday Readers,
Listen a Tuesday is better than a Monday to be at work. Here's a little history for today.
Born to us this date:
Actor Spencer Tracy, 1900
Actress Ann B. Davis, 1926 - Alice the Maid from the Brady Bunch
Michael Palin, 1943 - One of Monty Python's Gang
Died this Date: Nobody of great importance.
Stuff that Happened Today:
1494 - Christopher Columbus sights Jamaica on his 2nd voyage - Rum and Coke for all.
1847 - American Medical Association organized in Philly.
1867 - Battle of Pueblo; Mexicans defeat the French (Cinco de Mayo) - Party Time.
1912 - Commie Party newspaper Pravda first published.
1916 - U.S. Marines invade Dominican Republic, stay until 1924. I would stay too, it was probably nicer then.
1936 - Eddie Ravenscroft patents screw-on bottle cap with a pour lip - Take that Billy May.
1962 -"West Side Story" soundtrack album goes to #1 and stays #1 for 54 weeks. (That's for you Roe).
1962 - Los Angeles Angel Bo Belinsky no-hits Baltimore Orioles, 2-0. Way to go Trenton, NJ Boy.
1997 - "Married with Children" final episode on FOX TV - Al Bundy has had it.
The Words of Wisdom for Today - "A Plucked Goose doesn't lay Golden Eggs".