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Young Arthur Sullivan    Composer Sir Arthur Sullivan    Composer Sir Arthur Sullivan
[1842 - Sir Arthur Sullivan, classical & operetta (with Sir William Gilbert) composer, born in London]

Arlington National Cemetery
[1864 - A Confederate POW is the first soldier to be buried at Arlington House (Arlington National Cemetery)]

Navy Nurse Corps patch
[1908 - The Navy Nurse Corps is established]

Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis    World Heavyweight Champion Joe Louis
[1914 - Joe Louis (Barrow), world heavyweight champion, born in Lafayette, Alabama]

Actress Bea Arthur    Comedienne Bea Arthur
[1923 - Bea (Beatrice) Arthur (Bernice Frankel), actress, comedian, born in New York City]

Director Herbert Ross    Director Herbert Ross    Director Herbert Ross    Director Herbert Ross
[1927 - Herbert David Ross, director, born in Brooklyn]

Singer Ritchie Valens    Singer Ritchie Valens
[1941 - Ritchie Valens (Richard Steven Valenzuela), singer, born in Pacoima, California]

Singer Mary Wells    Singer Mary Wells    Singer Mary Wells    Singer Mary Wells
[1943 - Mary Esther Wells, singer, born in Detroit]

The Pajama Game Album Cover
[1954 - Pajama Game debuts on Broadway at St. James Theatre,
runs for 1,063 performances]

Wu Wei

a flowing river

Immerse yourself in
Flowing river of life
Carries you to sea.

William's Whimsical Words:

There are rapids, but you will pass through them.

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