March 14: Pi Day/Einstein’s Birthday
March 14 is Pi Day, for the mathematical constant π (3.14)
…The day Eli Whitney patented the cotton gin
…The day The Mikado was first performed
…The day the first Bollywood film premiered
…The day Jack Ruby was convicted of killing Lee Harvey Oswald
…The birthday of Albert Einstein, Billy Crystal, the real Casey Jones, and astronauts Gene Cernan and Frank Borman
…The day Peter Graves, Busby Berkeley, Karl Marx, Kodak founder George Eastman, and Sir Thomas Malory died.
…and a whole lot more!
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And if you’re a history enthusiast, a fan of actors or sports figures, or just interested in knowing more about the world around you, “The Story of a Special Day” makes a great addition to your bookshelf or e-reader device!
Look for upcoming titles covering each and every day of the year…because every day is a special day for someone you know!