This Day In History
1827 - New Orleans held its first Mardi Gras celebration.
1974 - "People" magazine was first issued by Time-Life (later known as Time-Warner).
1999 - Colin Prescot and Andy Elson set a new hot air balloon endurance record when they had been aloft for 233 hours and 55 minutes. The two were in the process of trying to circumnavigate the Earth.
San Diego Cost of Living (Average)
Price of Home:
Baby Food (4 oz. jar):
Diapers (38 pk):
Milk (1 gallon):
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow 1807
John Steinbeck 1902
Elizabeth Taylor 1932
In the Oval Office
World Population: 7071545603 + 1 (estimate)