This Day In History

            Here is what happened on Friday - August 17th...
            It is day 229 of the year 2018, and there are 136 days left...

      Famous People Born On This Day In History...

            1786,Davy Crockett, King of the Wild Frontier.
      Today, this person is/would be 232 years old.
            1892,Mae West. Go up and see her sometime.
      Today, this person is/would be 126 years old.
            1921,Maureen O'Hara
      Today, this person is/would be 97 years old.
            1943,Robert Diniro, actor.
      Today, this person is/would be 75 years old.
            1960,Sean Penn, actor.
      Today, this person is/would be 58 years old.

      Events On This Day In History...

            1858, First bank in Hawaii opens.
            1870, Mrs. Esther Morris becomes the first woman magistrate -- appointed Justice of the Peace in South Pass, Wyoming.
            1950, Indonesia gains its independence.
            1969, Woodstock Festival ends.

      And Don't Forget...

                        Independence Day, celebrated in Indonesia.