1833: Mary Jemison died (captive)
1876: Vera Scott Cushman born (social worker)
1899: Anna Pavlova, ballerina, debuted at the Maryinsky Theatre
1926: Lurleen Wallace born (governor of Alabama and wife of George Wallace, also Alabama governor)
Quote for Today
Designer clothes worn by children are like snowsuits worn by adults. Few can carry it off successfully.
-- Fran Lebowitz
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