May 26 in History

Dunkirk evacuated! In other news, Al Jolson and John Wayne are born, along with Sally Ride and Stevie Nicks; car namesake Edsel Ford dies. Happy Georgian and Guyanan Independence Day!

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January 8th in History

Today's birthdays include Gypsy Rose Lee, Elvis Presley, and Stephen Hawking! Happy Typing Day, everybody!

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January 11th in History

Smoking may be hazardous to your health! In other news, Alabama secedes, the Grand Canyon becomes a national monument, and the designated hitter rule is adopted!

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January 12th in History

Today's birthdays include radio personalities Howard Stern and Rush Limbaugh, amazonian Jeff Bezos, and magician Kristin. Distiller Hiram Walker and mystery writer Agatha Christie died.

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