Its purple heart day!

Did you knowj?
That today is Purple Heart Day? The Purple Heart is specifically a combat decoration and it is our nation’s oldest military medal. It was first created by General George Washington in 1782 and was known as the Badge of Military Merit. The Badge of Military Merit was made of cloth and it is the predecessor of the Purple Heart medal.

Marilyn Monroe’s birthday!

Did you know?
That today is Marilyn Monroeโ€™s Birthday (1926)? Norma Jeane Dougherty was an American actress, singer and model. In 1999, Monroe was ranked as the sixth
greatest female star of all time by the American Film Institute. In the years and decades following her death, Monroe has often been cited as a pop and
cultural icon as well as an eminent American sex symbol.

Wheel of fortune lady day…

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That today, besides being Presidents’ Day in the United States, is Wheel of Fortune Lady Day? Celebrate the birthday of Vanna White, classic letter turner. White was born on February 18, 1957, in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. Trivia buffs: In 1992, Vanna was recognized in The Guinness Book of World Records as “Television’s Most Frequent Clapper.” Averaging 720 claps per episode, she puts her hands together more than 28,800 times per season! ๐Ÿ˜‰