Yesterday C-Note's Almanac Tomorrow



1876

Alexander Graham Bell makes the first successful telephone call by saying "Mr. Watson, come here, I want to see you."

1903
Jazz trumpeter Bix Beiderbecke born in Davenport, Iowa.

1948
Writer and the wife of writer F. Scott Fitzgerald, Zelda Fitzgerald & eight other women die in a sanitarium fire in Asheville, North Carolina.
She was 48.

1958
Actress Sharon Stone born in Meadville, Pa.

1959

Tibetan Uprising Day
Commemorates the 1959 Tibetan uprising against the presence of the People's Republic of China in Tibet.



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