Aug 19, 2010


Today is August 19, here are some fun facts and notable events on this day.

Famous Birthdays
1871 Orville Wright
1883 Coco Chanel
1965 Kyra Sedgwick
1969 Matthew Perry

Notable Events
1841 The first bankruptcy laws are established

Fun Facts
1909 The Indianapolis Motor Speedway -- now home of the Indy 500 -- holds its first race
1929 The comedy Amos 'n' Andy makes its network radio debut on NBC
1934 The first All-American Soap Box Derby is held, in Dayton, Ohio

Have a great day!

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