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TODAY IS NATIONAL

Scrabble Day

Peach Cobbler Day

Thomas Jefferson Day

Make Lunch Count Day

TODAY IN HISTORY

77 years ago - In 1943, Jefferson Memorial in Washington, D.C. was dedicated.

26 years ago - In 1994, Billy Joel and Christie Brinkley called it quits.

23 years ago - In 1997, Tiger Woods won The Masters. He was 21.

11 years ago - In 2009, Phil Spector was convicted of second-degree murder after shooting actress Lana Clarkson. He was sentenced to 19 years to life.

CELEBRITY BIRTHDAYS

Lou Bega is 45. He did the song, 'Mambo #5'.

Ricky Schroder is 50. 'NYPD Blue' and 'Silver Spoons'.

Caroline Rhea is 56. 'The Biggest Loser'.

Max Weinberg is 69. E Street Band and former Conan O'Brien drummer.

Ron Perlman is 70. Actor.

The Reverend Al Green is 74. Legendary soul singer.

Tony Dow is 75. Wally on 'Leave It to Beaver'.

Lyle Waggoner would have been 85. (1935 - 2020) Actor.

Don Adams  (1923 - 2005) Actor.

Butch Cassidy  (1866 - 1908) Train robber and bank robber, and the leader of a gang of criminal outlaws known as the "Wild Bunch" in the American Old West.

Thomas Jefferson  (1743 - 1826) Author of the Declaration of Independence and third president of the United States.

DAYS TILL

22 days until Teacher Appreciation Day.

27 days until Mother's Day.

39 days until Memorial Day Weekend.

WEATHER

Today: Perfect, sunny, 72.

Tonight: Perfect, clear, 48.

Tuesday: Perfect, sunny, 75.

Wednesday: Perfect, sunny, 69.

Thursday: Perfect, sunny, 76.

Friday: Partly cloudy, 78.

Have a great week,

cj and jenn