Fact of the Day:
The probability of two whole fingerprints matching is around 1 in 64 billion.
Today in History:
October 22, 1797
French balloonist Andre-Jacques Garnerin made the first parachute descent, landing safely from a height of about 3,000 feet.
1952 – Jeff Goldblum
1938 – Christopher Lloyd
We are stardust, we are golden and we’ve got to get ourselves back to the garden.
November 7, 1943: Happy 70th birthday, Joni Mitchell! The Canadian singer songwriter had polio as a child—the illness weakened her left hand, which made many traditional guitar fingerings difficult to execute. It led Mitchell to develop her own signature tunings.