Yesterday C-Note's Almanac Tomorrow



St. Joseph's Day

The swallows traditionally come back to the California village church of San Juan Capistrano

1821
Explorer, translator, and orientalist Sir Richard Burton born in Torquay, Devon, England.

1848
Lawman and gunfighter Wyatt Earp born in Monmouth, Illinois.
He took part in the Gunfight at the OK Corral in Tombstone, Arizona.

1933
Writer Philip Roth (Portnoy's Complaint) born in Newark, New Jersey.

1936
Actress Ursula Andress (Dr No) born in Ostermundigen, Switzerland.

1954
Pool player Willie Mosconi set a world record by running 526 consecutive balls without a miss during a straight pool exhibition at East High Billiard Club in Springfield, Ohio.

1962
Bob Dylan releases his first album, the self-titled Bob Dylan, on Columbia Records label.



Today from Chamber's Book of Days


French Republican Calendar
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