Berne, Switzerland; founded 1891
Beloved American Humorist and Writer, raised in Hannibal, Missouri right along the banks of the Mississippi River from which he would find the inspiration for many of his stories. , Only 2 of his 7 Siblings Survived Childhood. He became a steamboat pilot, which rewarded him with about $250 per month – the equivalent of about &155,000 today. When his dream about his brother’s death on one of the Steamboats came true about a month later, Twain joined parapsychology groups, but was guilt-stricken over his brother’s death for life.
French explorer, ecologist and filmmaker
Newcastle United 2 Barnsley 0 (Replay); First game 1-1
Begins the de facto period of Japanese occupation of Korea; declared null and void in 1965.
Commisioned April 1910 -- BB-29
4 games to 1 v. Chicago Cubs
Roy Estep on board -- Trainer J. S. Healy -- Capt. E. B. Cassatt -- 1:40.60
American writer, author of Tom Sawyer, born Samuel Longhorne Clemens
Associated with Chopin, Brahms, Grieg, Tchaikovsky, Wagner, etc.
University of Toronto Varsity Blues defeated Hamilton Tigers 16-7 at AAA Grounds in Hamilton, Ontario November 26, 1910
Founder of the Christian Science Church
Matron-in-chief (Army Nursing Service)
James H. Butwell up, Trainer: James G. Rowe, Sr., Owner: James R. Keene -- 2:22.00
Albanian Roman Catholic nun; winner of the Nobel Peace Prize
d. Thomas C. Bundy 6-1 5-7 6-0 6-8 6-1
4/21. Came into this world with Halley's Comet (1835); left the next time it showed up, as he predicted.
Albanian nun who worked with Indian poor until her death.
Jockey - William H. McLachlan, Trainer - James Lynch, Owner - Sol Green, Time - 3.27.75
co-founder of Rolls-Royce British
Winner of 44 golf tournaments, but not the Open