Chase’s Calendar of Events

We own this reference book, it is very useful for telling what events happened in history.  For Example, today on January 30, the following people are celebrating birthdays:

John Forsythe, 91, actor
Sara Gilbert, 34, actress
Germaine Greer, 70, author
Dominik Hasek, 44, former hockey player
Anne Jillian, 58 actress
Andrew Keegan, 30, actor
Gregory Efthimios (Greg) Louganis 49, actor, Olympic Gold medal diver
Bobbie Phillips, 41 actress
Katharine Ross, 66, actress
Tom Selleck, 64, actor
Nick Turturro, 47, actor
Oprah Winfrey, 55 t.v. talk show host

The “Raven was also published on January 29, 1845 and today is also Free Thinker’s day. January 29, is the celebration of the birth of Thomas Paine.

This book also has an index, so if you need to know what day a certain event occurs, you can look it up.  If you are interested in looking at this book, we keep it at our reference desk.

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