Monday, September 20, 2010

Today's Devereaux Nuggets

September 20

George Burns [Nathan Birnbaum], is born in New York City on this day in 1896.

In 1519 Ferdinand Magellan begins the 1st successful circumnavigation of the globe.

The U.S. Patent Office grants a patent for the electric range in 1859.

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