Jim Clerkin Blogs

On this day...December 7

DECEMBER 7TH TODAY IS NATIONAL PEARL HARBOR REMEMBERANCE DAY TODAY IS ILLINOIS APPRECIATION DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL COTTON CANDY DAY BIRTHDAYS: CLARENCE NASH (VOICE OF DONALD DUCK) (1904-1985) ELI WALLACH (1915-2014) TED KNIGHT (1923-1986) NOAM CHOMSKY (1928, 89) ELLEN BURSTYN (1932, 85) THAD COCHRAN... Read More

On this day... December 5

DECEMBER 5TH TODAY IS NATIONAL BATHTUB PARTY DAY TODAY IS WORLD TRICK SHOT DAY TODAY IS INTERNATIONAL NINJA DAY TODAY IS KRAMPUSHACHT (KRAMPUS NIGHT – GERMANY) BIRTHDAYS: MARTIN VAN BUREN (1782-1862) GENERAL GEORGE CUSTER (1839-1876) FRITZ LANG (1890-1976) WALT DISNEY (1901-1966) STROM THURMOND (... Read More

On this day... December 1

DECEMBER 1ST TODAY IS NATIONAL PIE DAY TODAY IS ROSA PARKS DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL EAT A RED APPLE DAY TODAY IS FAUX FUR FRIDAY TODAY IS THE DAY WITHOUT ART (AIDS AWARENESS DAY) BIRTHDAYS: MARIE (MADAME) TUSSAUD (1761-1850) MARY MARTIN (1913-1990) LOU RAWLS (1933-2006) WOODY ALLEN (1935, 82) RICHARD... Read More

On this day... November 30

NOVEMBER 30TH TODAY IS NATIONAL MASON JAR DAY TODAY IS MISSISSIPPI APPRECIATION DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL MOUSSE DAY TODAY IS METH AWARENESS DAY BIRTHDAYS: MARK TWAIN (1835-1910) WINSTON CHURCHILL (1874-1965) SHIRLEY CHISOLM (1924-2005) ROBERT GUILLAUME (1927-2017) DICK CLARK (1929-2012) G. GORDON... Read More

On this day... November 29

NOVEMBER 29TH TODAY IS NATIONAL PACKAGE PROTECTION DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL ELECTRONIC GREETING DAY TODAY IS THE ROCKERFELLER CENTER TREE LIGHTING BIRTHDAYS: CHRISTIAN DOPPLER (THE DOPPLER EFFECT) (1803-1853) LOUISA MAY ALCOTT (1832-1888) C.S. LEWIS (1989-1963) MADELAINE L’ENGLE (1918-2007) JACKIE... Read More

On this day... November 22

NOVEMBER 22ND TODAY IS NATIONAL CRANBERRY RELISH DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL JUKEBOX DAY BIRTHDAYS: ABIGAIL ADAMS (1744-1818) TARZAN (1888, 129) CHARLES DE GAULLE (1890-1970) RODNEY DANGERFIELD (1921-2004) BILLIE JEAN KING (1943, 74) LITTLE STEVEN VAN ZANDT (1950, 67) JAMIE LEE CURTIS (1958, 59) BORIS... Read More

On this day... November 21

NOVEMBER 21 TODAY IS NATIONAL STUFFING DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL RED MITTEN DAY Tomorrow is #RedMittenDay ! $3.90 from each pair sold is donated to the Canadian Olympic Foundation. Grab your pair here -- https://t.co/DekqMpdhNB pic.twitter.com/H2Xoz3L3gO — Team Canada (@TeamCanada) November 21, 2017... Read More

On this day.... November 20

NOVEMBER 20TH TODAY IS NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER FUDGE DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL ABSURDITY DAY BIRTHDAYS: ROBERT BYRD (1917-2010) ROBERT KENNEDY (1925-1968) ESTELLE PARSONS (1927, 90) RICHARD DAWSON (1932-2012) DICK SMOTHERS (1939, 78) JOE BIDEN (1942, 75) JOE WALSH (1947, 70) BO DEREK (1956, 61) SEAN... Read More

On this day... November 16

NOVEMBER 16TH TODAY IS NATIONAL FAST FOOD DAY TODAY IS THE GREAT AMERICAN SMOKE OUT TODAY IS INDIANA APPRECIATION DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL BUTTON DAY BIRTHDAYS: BURGESS MEREDITH (1907-1997) LISA BONET (1967, 50) BRYAN ADAMS (1969, 48) MARTHA PLIMPTON (1970, 47) MAGGIE GYLLENHAAL (1977, 40) AMARE... Read More

On this day... November 14

NOVEMBER 14TH TODAY IS NATIONAL PICKLE DAY TODAY IS NATIONAL GUACAMOLE DAY BIRTHDAYS: ROBERT FULTON (1765-1815) CLAUDE MONET (1840-1926) MAMIE EISENHOWER (1896-1979) JOSEPH MCCARTHY (1909-1957) SHERWOOD SCHWARTZ (1916-2011) PRINCE CHARLES (1948, 69) YANNI (1954, 63) CONDOLEEZA RICE (1954, 63)... Read More