Yesterday C-Note's Almanac Tomorrow



Sami National Day

1748
Founder of the Order of the Illuminati Adam Weishaupt born in Ingolstadt, Bavaria

1833
Confederate General J. E. B. Stuart born in Patrick County, Virginia.

1756
Vice President of the United States and duelist Aaron Burr is born in Newark, New Jersey.

1895

Baseball great
George Herman (Babe) Ruth is born in Baltimore, Maryland.

1911
Actor and 40th President of the United States Ronald Wilson Reagan born in Tampico, Illinois.

1912
Adolf Hitler's mistress Eva Braun born in Munich, Germany.

1917
Actress and Miss Hungary of 1936 Zsa Zsa Gabor born in Budapest, Hungary.

1932
French film director François Truffaut (The 400 Blows) born in Paris.

1933

Actress Mamie Van Doren born in Rowena, South Dakota.

1936

IV Winter Olympics open in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

1945
Reggae star Bob Marley born in Spanish Town, Jamaica.

1952
Princess Elizabeth becomes queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom and the other Commonwealth realms upon the death of her father, George VI.
At the exact moment of succession, she was in a treehouse at the Treetops Hotel in Kenya.

1968

X Winter Olympics open in Grenoble, France.

2005

Super Bowl XXXIX - Patriots beat the Eagles 24-21 in Jacksonville.

2011

Super Bowl XLV - The Green Bay Packers beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 31-25 at Cowboy Stadium in Arlington, Texas.



Today from Chamber's Book of Days


French Republican Calendar
Pluviôse 18 If