Jonathan Edwards, was an American minister born in 1703, who died on this day in 1758. It is said that he was one of America's most important and philosophical theologian's.
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
The Holidays and Observances Recipe / Healthy Diet Habits Tip for March 22, is some information on setting up an Emergency Water Storage Plan, from Kerry, at Healthy Diet Habits. March 22 is National Water Day and International Water Day, so this is very important information to know in the event of an emergency.
Kerry, lived very near the epicenter of the 1994 Chatsworth Earthquake in the Los Angeles area, and has prepared a 9 page summary of her experiences, and tips on emergency preparedness, especially geared to food/water.
This Day in History
1622 – Indians kill 347 English settlers around Jamestown, Virginia, a third of the colony's population
1733 - Joseph Priestly invents carbonated water (seltzer)
1765 - Stamp Act passed and is the 1st direct British tax on American colonists
1790 - Thomas Jefferson becomes the 1st US Secretary of State
1861 - 1st US nursing school chartered
1903 - Due to a drought, Niagara Falls runs out of water
1972 – The United States Congress sends the Equal Rights Amendment to the states for ratification
1975 - Walt Disney World Shopping Village opens
1982 - 3rd Space Shuttle Mission, Columbia 3 is launched
This Day in Music
1963 – The Beatles' first album, Please Please Me, is released in the UK
1970 - Simon & Garfunkel's Bridge Over Troubled Water hits #1
1980 - Pink Floyd's Another Brick In The Wall (part II) hits #1
1986 - Heart's, These Dreams, hits #1
1993 - Depeche Mode's Songs of Faith and Devotion hits # 1 on the Billboard 200 album chart
Above, is Hearts, These Dreams, which hit # 1 on this day in 1986. This was their first hit to become a number one song! Of the two sisters, Ann and Nancy Wilson, Ann typically sang lead vocals, but on this song, Nancy sang the lead. They both sound amazing, and were one of my favorite bands.
This Day in Sports
1888 - English Football League established
1894 – The first playoff game for the Stanley Cup starts
1906 – The first England vs France rugby union match is played in Paris
1929 - 66 horses run in Irish Grand National Sweepstakes
1967 - Muhammad Ali KOs Zora Folley in 7 for heavyweight boxing title
1972 - Kareem Abdul-Jabbar named NBA MVP
1997 – Tara Lipinski, age 14 years and 10 months, becomes the youngest champion women's World Figure Skating Champion
1986 - Ice Pairs Championship at Geneva won by Gordeeva & Grinkov (URS)
1986 - Ladies Figure Skating Championship in Geneva won by Debi Thomas (USA)
Word of the Day from Wiktionary
1. (medicine) The introduction of a drug or nutrients through the bloodstream in order to reach an internal organ or tissues.
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