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President Thomas Jefferson    Third President Thomas Jefferson    Monticello
[1743 - Thomas Jefferson, founding father, president, genius, born in Albemarle County, Virginia]

5 & 10 Magnate F. W, Woolworth    The F. W. Woolworth building in Watertown, New York
[1852 - F. W. (Frank Winfield) Woolworth, merchant, born in Rodman, New York]

Physicist Sir Robert A. Watson-Watt
[1892 - Sir Robert A. Watson-Watt, physicist, born in Brechin, Angus, Scotland]

Scrabble Inventor Alfred Butts    Scrabble Inventor Alfred Butts
[1899 - Alfred Mosher Butts, architect, Scrabble game inventor, born in Poughkeepsie, New York]

Samuel Beckett    Playwright Samuel Beckett    Playwright Samuel Beckett
[1906 - Samuel Beckett, playwright, born in Foxrock, Dublin, Ireland]

Harold E. Stassen    Governor Harold E. Stassen
[1907 - Harold E. Stassen, politician, Minnesota Governor, born in West St. Paul, Minnesota]

Singer Howard Keel as Curly    Actor & Singer Howard Keel    Actor & Singer Howard Keel    Singer Howard Keel
[1919 - Howard Keel (Harry Clifford Leek), actor, singer, born in Gillespie, Illinois]

Atheist Madalyn Murray O'Hair    Activist Madalyn Murray O'Hair
[1919 - Madalyn Murray O'Hair, atheist, activist, born in Beechview, Pennsylvania]

Metropolitan Museum of Art
[1870 - The Metropolitan Museum of Art is formed in New York City]

Jimi Hendrix

Guitarist Jimi Hendrix

He lived his life so fast that you had to be looking at just the right part of the night sky to see the brilliant flash of light that lasted for only an instant.

Jimi Hendrix

William's Whimsical Words:

Another candle in the wind.

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