Famous Quote For October 9
"The Genius of Poetry must work out its own salvation in a man: It cannot be matured by law and precept, but by sensation and watchfulness in itself."
John Keats, 1818

This Day In Business

2006 - Google purchases video sharing website YouTube - for $1.65 billion in stock.

October 9th Holiday

World Post Day - Commemorates the establishment of the Universal Postal Union in 1874 and the subsequent start of the global communications revolution.

Today's Birthday Trivia

Outside of Thunder Bay, a statue was erected in his honor in the spot where he was forced to end his marathon run across Canada. Who is he?

Today's Birthday Horoscope

Learn about people born on this day by reading the October 9 Birthday Horoscope.

Famous Birthdays iPhone App

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