Did you know that January 7th is:
- My grandfather Germano's birthday?
- Also the birthday of celebrities: Katie Couric, Nicolas Cage, and Paul Revere (of the Raiders, not the Revolutionary rider)
- Birth Anniversary of Saint Bernadette of Lourdes (1844 - 1879) - who saw visions of the Virgin Mary in Lourdes, France
- The date of the first US election when George Washington was elecetd President (1789)
- The date the first Fannie Farmer Cookbook was published (1896)
- Sherlock Holmes began his adventures "The Valley of Fear" (1888) and "The Adventure of the Blanched Soldier" (1903)