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Sadie Hawkins Day
Sadie Hawkins Day is the invention of Al Capp, creator of the Li'l Abner comic strip. This is the day when girls ask boys out.
The first cash register was patented by James and John Ritty of Dayton, Ohio.
One million Thanksgiving turkeys were smothered in two feet of snow in a South Dakota storm.
This is a day to honor all the men and women who have served in the
armed forces of the United States.
36 seconds into its flight to the Moon, Apollo 12 was struck by lightning, and again 20 seconds later, knocking out its electronic navigation system, and nearly forcing the mission to be "scrubbed".
Mickey Mouse was born today.
Universal Children's Day
Celebrate young people around the world today!.
Thanksgiving Day began in the early 1600s when our forefathers in Massachusetts and Virginia set aside a time to give thanks for their survival, for the fertility of their fields, and for their faith.
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