Today In History

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            Here is what happened on Thursday - February 21st...
            It is day 52 of the year 2019, and there are 313 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1931,Larry Hagman, actor.
     Today, this person is/would be 88 years old.
            1946,Tricia Nixon Cox
     Today, this person is/would be 73 years old.
            1958,Mary Chapin Carpenter, singer, songwriter, guitarist.
     Today, this person is/would be 61 years old.
            1079,Jennifer Love Hewitt, actress,"Party of Five".
     Today, this person is/would be 940 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1804,First self-propelled locomotive on rails demonstrated, in Wales.
            1858,First electric burglar alarm is installed in Boston, Mass.
            1870,First telephone book issued in New Haven, CT.
            1874,Oakland Daily Tribune begins publication.
            1878,First Telephone book is issued, in New Haven, Conn.
            1931,Alka-Seltzer is introduced. Plop-Plop, Fizz-Fizz...


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