Tuesday, February 20, 2007

Interesting Facts About February 20

Here are some facts that you may or not be aware of:

Sidney Poitier, American actor was born in 1927 and was the clue in today's NYT crossword puzzle.

Gene Siskel, American film critic (b. 1946) died in 1999.

While aboard Friendship 7, John Glenn orbited the earth three times in 4 hours, 55 minutes, becoming the first American to orbit the earth on February 20, 1962. I had lamb chops, mashed potatoes and peas for lunch.

Ralph and Carolyn Cummins had 5 children between 1952 and 1966, all were born on the 20 February. Neither Charles Barkley nor I were one of their children.

Happy Birthday Charles Barkley! Looking good at 44.

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