Quote Said On 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

In the beginning of Happy Days, Fonzie was penned to be a minor character. However, fans loved his bad boy image so much that by the time the show's conclusion rolled out, he had become one of the main characters. Who is he?

Today's Birthday Horoscope

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

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