4/6/2020

Straddlebug || Today

Birthdays
1937 - Merle Haggard
1944 - Michelle "Mama" Phillips
1947 - John "Cliff" Ratzenberger
1952 - Merilu Henner

Quote
Have you ever wondered if illiterate people get the full effect of alphabet soup?
-- John Mendoza

History
1896 - The first modern Olympic Games began in Athens, Greece.
1909 - Admiral Robert E. Peary reached the North Pole. Although Peary gets credit since he was the leader of the expedition, and assistant named Matthew Henson and two Eskimoes in the group were the first to reach the pole. Peary arrived almost an hour later.

Events



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