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May 31st Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is National Meditation Day and World No-Tobacco Day! Today’s number of the day:  40:  That’s the average number of words in a Power Point slide. Today in History: On this day in 1955, the Supreme Court ordered that states must end racial segregation.... Continue Reading
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May 30th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is Water a Flower Day and National Mint Julep Day! Today in History: On May 30th, 2971, NASA launched the first satellite to orbit Mars, Mariner 9. In 1889, the brassiere, or bra, was invented. And on May 30th, 1848, William Young patented the ice cream freezer.... Continue Reading
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May 29th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is Memorial Day and International Day of United Nations Peacekeepers! Today in History: On this day in 1953, Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay became the first men to successfully reach the top of Mount Everest. On May 29th 1942, Bing Crosby recorded “White Christmas” which became the best-selling Christmas single in history.... Continue Reading
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May 28th Fun Facts and Famous Birthdays

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is Amnesty International Day and National Brisket Day! Today in History: Amnesty International was founded on this day in 1961. On May 28th, 1830, The Indian Removal Act was signed into law by President Andrew Jackson. Napoleon Bonaparte was crowned in Milan, Italy on May 28th, 1805.... Continue Reading
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May 26th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today’s Sally Ride Day and it’s also Don’t Fry Day too! Today’s number of the day:  3:  That’s the percentage of people who cannot smell a skunk! Today in History: The Edmonton Oilers won their fourth NHL Stanley Cup in five seasons on May 26th, 1988.  ... Continue Reading
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May 25th Fun Facts

Today’s Fun Facts: Today is National Wine Day and Nerd Pride Day! Today’s number of the day:  70:  That’s the percentage of people who are speeding on U.S. highways right now. Today in History: On this day in 1977, Star Wars hit movie theaters!... Continue Reading