Today In History

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            Here is what happened on Friday - February 23rd...
            It is day 54 of the year 2018, and there are 311 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1685,George Frideric Handel, Baroque composer
     Today, this person is/would be 333 years old.
            1940,Peter Fonda
     Today, this person is/would be 78 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1887,Congress grants Seal Rocks to San Francisco.
            1896,The Tootsie Roll is introduced.
            1900,Steamer "Rio de Janiero" sinks in San Francisco Bay.
            1905,Rotary Club is founded by four men in Chicago.
            1958,Last San Francisco municiple arc light over intersection of Mission and 25th street is removed. It was installed in 1913.


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