5:47am

Fri February 22, 2013
KALW Daily Almanac

February 22, 2013


53th day of 2013, 312 remaining


Sunrise: 6;50am
Sunset: 5:57pm


89% of the moon is visible, setting at 04:37am, rising at 03:15pm


Low Tides at the Golden Gate: 02:54am/03:37pm
High Tides: 08:50am/10:36pm


Special Celebrations today:


Today is National Margarita Day
It's Walking the dog Day
It's International Thinking Day
Be Humble Day
 ...
This is National Snack Food Month and Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket
Month National Heart Month


On this day in...


1630: The indians showed the Pilgrims how to make popcorn.
1860:The First organized baseball game was played in San Francisco.
1879: F.C. Woolworth opened the first fave and dime store in Utica New York.
1878: The first dog track to use an imitation rabbit opened in Emeryville, Ca.
1966:The Russians launched Kosmos 110 with a two dog crew.


If today's your birthday, you share it with:
George Washington
Ted Kennedy
Chopin
Robert Young
Don Pardo
Drew Barrymore



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