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ON THIS DAY 11-14-19

DID YOU KNOW?

The average person now gets gray hair 4 years sooner, compared to 40 years ago.It's estimated that 7 million pennies (one cent) are thrown away every single day.According to GQ magazine, the average male will lie about 6 times on a first date.A study says you can guess a person's name one out of four times just by looking at them?Kids and parents argue about food, on average, twice a week.According to Cosmopolitan, one third of all women have dyed their hair blonde at least once in their lifetime.Cosmo also says that 41 is the average age most of us start taking vitamins.According to Parent's Magazine, parents say that a good first name is the number one thing they thought you should give your child.43% of us have eaten this for all three meals. What is it? Breakfast foods.

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW

NFL clubs were informed Tuesday that a private workout will be held for free-agent quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Saturday in Atlanta.Josiah and Lauren Duggar gave birth to a baby girl after suffering a miscarriage less than year ago. Bella Milagro Duggar was born last Friday, weighing 6 pounds, 5 ounces, and was 18-1/2 inches long.Bode and Morgan Miller have welcomed the newest -- and tiniest -- members of their family: identical twin boys. No names yet.Aston Martin has unveiled their first-ever motorcycle. Only 100 will be made.Burger King's meatless burger has been such a hit, they're going to add three more meatless options to their menu.Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin said she learned her husband, Todd, wanted a divorce in an email from his lawyer and that the two are seeking counseling.Kathie Lee Gifford stopped by "Today with Hoda & Jenna" on Tuesday, marking her first appearance on the show since her departure in April.Kanye West is reportedly bringin…

Music Calendar...

In 1942 Britain's New Musical Express begins printing record sales charts.
In 1943 Leonard Bernstein makes his debut with the New York Philharmonic.
In 1944 Tommy Dorsey and Orchestra record "Opus No. 1."
In 1960 "Georgia On My Mind" by Ray Charles is #1 on the U.S. top 40 chart.
In 1961 "Blue Hawaii" starring Elvis Presley is released in movie theaters.
In 1964 "Come See About Me" by the Supremes enters the U.S. top 40 chart.
In 1967 The Monkees' album "Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn and Jones" is released.
In 1967 "Daydream Believer" by the Monkees is certified gold.
In 1970 "Black Magic Woman" by Santana, "Domino" by Van Morrison and "We Gotta Get You A Woman" by Runt (Todd Rundgren) all enter the U.S. top 40 chart.
In 1973 Bruce Springsteen's album "The Wild, The Innocent, & The E Street Shuffle" is released.
In 1975 Queen's album "A Night At The Opera" is released.

Today In History...

In 1832 Charles Carroll, the last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, dies at age 95.
In 1832 The first horse-drawn streetcar debuts in New York City.
In 1851 Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick" is first published.
In 1881 Charles J. Guiteau goes on trial for assassinating President Garfield. Guiteau is convicted and hanged the following year.
In 1889 Inspired by Jules Verne, New York World reporter Nellie Bly set out to travel around the world in fewer than 80 days. She succeeded, making the trip in 72 days.
In 1896 The power plant at Niagara Falls begins operation.
In 1900 Watertown, NY, is paralyzed by 45 inches of snow in 24 hours.
In 1910 The first airplane flight from the deck of a ship is made.
In 1922 The British Broadcasting Corporation begins domestic radio service.
In 1935 President Franklin D. Roosevelt proclaims the Philippines islands a free commonwealth.
In 1940 During World War II, German bombers destroy most of the English town of Coventry.
In 1942…

Born On This Day...

In 1719 Composer/violinist, Johann Georg Leopold Mozart
In 1765 Inventor, Robert Fulton (built first commercial steamboat)
In 1776 Henri Dutrochet, discovered and named process of osmosis
In 1797 Geologist, Sir Charles Lyell (father of Modern Geology)
In 1807 French chemist, Auguste Laurent (structure of organic compounds)
In 1840 French impressionist/painter, Claude Monet
In 1861 Historian, Frederick Jackson Turner
In 1889 Jawaharlal Nehru, first Indian Prime Minister (1947-64)
In 1896 Mamie Doud Eisenhower, wife of President Dwight D. Eisenhower
In 1900 American composer/conductor, Aaron Copland [d: 12-1-90]
In 1901 Singer, Morton Downey Sr. (Irish Eyes Are Smiling) [d: 10-25-85]
In 1904 Actor, Dick Powell (42nd Street, Christmas in July) [d: 1-3-63]
In 1906 Silent screen star, Louise Brooks (American Venus) [d: 8-8-85]
In 1907 Children's author, Astrid Lindgren (Pippi Longstocking) [d: 1-28-02]
In 1907 Cartoonist/author, William Steig (New Yorker Magazine) [d: 10-3-03]
In 1908 Senator Joseph …

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