Friday

Mar. 15, 1996

Mud Season

by Jane Kenyon

FRIDAY 3/15

Today's reading: "Mud Season" by Jane Kenyon from THE BOAT OF QUIET HOURS, published by Graywolf Press.

Today is the Ides of March when Julius Caesar was killed in 44 BC by Marcus Brutus.

It's Buzzard's Day in Hinckley, Ohio, the day when the turkey vultures return to the area.

The 19th annual American Crossword Puzzle Tournament gets underway in Stamford, Connecticut.

It's the birthday of Andrew Jackson born in Waxhaw, South Carolina in 1767.

Today in 1869 the Cincinnati Red Stockings became the first professional athletes, some being paid up to $1,400.

It's the birthday of U.S. Supreme Court Justice, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, born in Brooklyn, New York in 1933.

"My Fair Lady" opened on Broadway on this day in 1956.

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