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September 08, 2014

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Today is Monday September 08, 2014 251 day of 2014, 114 remaining Sunrise: 6:46am Sunset: 7:27pm 12hours and 41 minutes of daylight today Moonrise: 7:13 p.m. Moonset: 6:19 a.m. The Full Harvest Moon reaches its zeinith at 9:38 p.m. tonight Special Celebrations today: Today is International Literacy Day, National Pardon Day, as well as Dat Nut Bread Day On this day in... 1951: A peace treaty with Japan was signed by 48 other nations in our fair city by the Bay. 1952: The Ernest Hemmingway novel " The Old Man and the Sea" was published. 1973:Hank Aaron hit his 709th home run. 1974: U.S. President Ford granted an unconditional pardon the former president Nixon. 1974:In Boston public schools began their court-ordered citywide busing program. 1997: America Online aquired CompuServe. (WHO LOL) If today is your birthday, you share it with: Antonin Dvorak Sid Ceasar Peter Sellers Patsy Cline David Arquette Pink Tags: Daily Almanac/tides