National inventors day…11th february 2019

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That today is National Inventors Day? On the birthday of Thomas Alva Edison (1847), America’s greatest inventor, we honor all inventors. Just think of all the ingenuity that went into the things surrounding you today! Here’s to all the inventors from the past and the future.

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All the news thats fit to print

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That today is the All the News That’s Fit to Print Anniversary? On February 10, 1897, the New York Times slogan first appeared: All the News That’s Fit to Print. It was the winner of a contest organized by its new owner, Adolph Ochs. Trivia buffs: some of the entries included “Clean, crisp, bright, snappy; read it daily and be happy;” “Aseptic journalism up to date;” “Full of meat, clean and neat;” and “You do not want what the New York Times does not print.”

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Hollywood walk of fame

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That today is the birthday of the Hollywood Walk of Fame (1960)? The Walk of Fame consists of more than 2,600 five-pointed terrazzo and brass stars embedded in the sidewalks in Hollywood, California. The stars are permanent public monuments to achievement in the entertainment industry. Among the first to receive a star included Joanne Woodward, Olive Borden, Ronald Colman, Louise Fazenda, Preston Foster, Burt Lancaster, Edward Sedgwick, and Ernest Torrence.

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did you know? Its the Hershey chocolate companys birthday today…

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That today is the birthday of the Hershey Chocolate Company? In 1894, the Hershey Chocolate Company was founded by Milton Hershey. Hershey’s chocolate is now available across the United States and in over 60 countries worldwide. Hooray for chocolate!

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Feb. 7th. Main street USA day

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That today is Main Street USA Day? On the birthday of Sinclair Lewis, American novelist, (1885), celebrate small towns everywhere! Sinclair Lewis was born in Sauk Center, Minnesota. In 1930, he became the first writer from the United States to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature, “for his vigorous and graphic art of description and his ability to create, with wit and humor, new types of characters.”

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