CMN Almanac

Today is Wednesday, January 10, the 10th day of the year. There are 355

Willie McCovey

Willie McCovey

days remaining until the end of the year.

HOLIDAYS and OBSERVANCES National Bath Safety Month,

National Blood Donor Month, National Braille Literacy Month,

National Hobby Month, Hot Tea Month, National Oatmeal Month,

National Soup Month, Letter Writing Week, Peculiar People Day,

Houseplant Appreciation Day

George Foreman

George Foreman


Willie McCovey, 80, Hall of Fame baseball player

George Foreman, 69, boxing champ/pitchman

Chandra Cheesborough, 59, track star

Glenn Robinson, 45, basketball player


George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver

George Washington Carver, 1864, agricultural scientist (d. 1943)


Howlin’ Wolf, 1976, singer/guitarist (d. 1911)

James Forman, 2005, civil rights leader (b. 1928)


1811 – Philadelphia Blacks held meetings to protest campaign “to exile

us from the land of our nativity”.

1866 – Georgia Equal Rights Association organized.

Julian Bond

Julian Bond

1811 – Louisiana slaves rebel in 2 parishes.

1861 – Florida secedes from the Union (US Civil War).

1949 – RCA introduces 45 RPM record.

1966 – Julian Bond denied seat in Ga legislature for opposing Vietnam War.

1967 – Edward Brooke, takes (Sen-R-Mass) seat as 1st popular elected black.


As a Capricorn born on January 10th, your loyalty, discipline and intelligence are amongst your most well known qualities. Although you may be a bit shy at times, you have developed many close, committed relationships. Those closest to you greatly appreciate your loyalty, but probably have as much admiration for your discipline and quick mind. By far one of your strongest qualities is your ability apply whit and determination to all of your efforts.


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