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Morning News, Friday, May 19
Posted 05/19/2017 08:17AM

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May 19, 2017

 

 Today is Day 4

 

The rotation for today is:

HR-4-3-6-7-5-1-2

SPECIAL  SBAC  ROTATION

 

  

Todays lunch is:

Pizza Pizza

Plain or Pepperoni

Choice of Fruit


TODAY  IN  HISTORY

•   King George III grants a charter in 1759 to the Ohio Company, for land around the Ohio River

•   Mexico ratifies in 1848 the Treaty of Guadalupe-Hidalgo, ending the Mexican-American War.  The US gains California, Nevada, Utah, and parts of what will become several other states.

•   The US Congress establishes quotas in 1921 for immigration

•   Sir Winston Churchill and FDR set on this date in 1943 the May 1, 1944 date for the D-Day landings.

•   Marilyn Monroe famously sings in 1962 “Happy Birthday, Mr. President’ to President Kennedy

 

 

NOTABLE  BIRTHS

•   Johns Hopkins, philanthropist   (1795)

•   Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, President of Turkey   (1881)

•   Malcom X, Civil Rights Activist   (1925)

•   David Hartman, TV personality    (1935)

•   Pete Townshend, guitarist   (1945)

•   Andre The Giant, wrestler   (1946)

•   Grace Jones, singer-actress    (1948)

•   Dusty Hill, ZZ Top bassist   (1949)


TODAY’S  HOLIDAYS

•  Malcom X Day  (US)

 

 

TRACK

There will be no boys or girls track practice today. Away Meet on Monday vs. Dodd of Cheshire. 

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