Yesterday C-Note's Almanac Tomorrow

1184 BC

Traditional day Greeks entered Troy using the Trojan Horse.


Dutch artist Willem De Kooning born in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

American novelist and poet Robert Penn Warren born in Guthrie, Kentucky.

Actress Shirley MacLaine born in Richmond, Virgina.

Singer Barbra Streisand born in Brooklyn, New York.

On Saturday Night Live producer Lorne Michaels offers the Beatles certified check for $3,000 to reunite and sing three songs.
"You divide it up any way you want", he said, "if you want to give Ringo less, it's up to you".

Operation Eagle Claw was unsuccessful bid to rescue American hostages held in the US Embassy in Teheran.
The operation left eight Americans dead and five wounded.

Today from Chamber's Book of Days

French Republican Calendar
Floréal 5 Rossignol