Today In History

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            Here is what happened on Monday - December 10th...
            It is day 344 of the year 2018, and there are 21 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1830,Emily Dickinson, poet.
     Today, this person is/would be 188 years old.
            1851,Melvil Dewey, created the Dewey Decimal System for libraries.
     Today, this person is/would be 167 years old.
            1914,Dorothy Lamour
     Today, this person is/would be 104 years old.
            1952,Susan Dey, actress.
     Today, this person is/would be 66 years old.
            1960,Kenneth Branagh, Actor, Director.
     Today, this person is/would be 58 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1901,First awarding and distribution of Nobel Peace Prizes.
            1927,Grand Ole Opry makes its first radio broadcast, in Nashville, TN.
            1955,the Mighty Mouse show premiers, (Here I come, to save the day!).

      And Don't Forget...

                        Human Rights Day, a United Nations observance.


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