This Day In History
1929 - The first airplane flight over the South Pole was made by U.S. Navy Lt. Comdr. Richard E. Byrd.
1961 - The Mercury-Atlas 5 spacecraft was launched by the U.S. with Enos the chimp on board. The craft orbited the earth twice before landing off Puerto Rico.
1975 - Bill Gates adopted the name Microsoft for the company he and Paul Allen had formed to write the BASIC computer language for the Altair.
San Diego Cost of Living (Average)
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Louisa May Alcott 1832
Howie Mandel 1955
Kim Delaney 1964
In the Oval Office
President: George W. Bush
Vice President: Richard B. Cheney
World Population: 7089295203 + 1 (estimate)