Thursday, May 10, 2007

Today in History


Events on May 10





1994
Nelson Mandela is inaugurated as South African President and becomes the country's first black head of state.






1940
Winston Churchill, first lord of the admiralty, replaces Neville Chamberlain as British Prime Minister.






1897
Together with his brother, Procopio, Andres Bonifacio is executed at Mt. Buntis, Maragondon, Cavite.

Famous people born on May 10




1960

Bono

Member of the group, U2





1899

Fred Astaire

Dancer and actor: Ziegfield Follies, Easter Parade









5.10.2007 Quote of the day

Thousands
of candles can be lighted from a single candle, and the life of the
candle will not be shortened. Happiness never decreases by being
shared. -- Buddha


Today's Joke


If
you're stressed at home and you get a headache, do what it says on the
aspirin bottle: Take two and keep away from the children.





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