Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Quincunx KWIN-kunks (noun) An arrangement of five things in a square or rectangle with one at each corner and one in the middle - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
The King Center
The King Center, established by Coretta Scott King, is dedicated to the advancement of the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Visit this site today, on Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday (he was born in 1929), to read about the civil rights pioneer, listen to his speeches and more.
Number to Know
1986: Year when Martin Luther King Jr. Day was declared a national holiday. Today is King’s birthday, and MLK Day is on the 17th.
This Day in History
Jan. 15, 1967: The first Super Bowl is played. The Green Bay Packers defeat the Kansas City Chiefs 35-10 in Los Angeles.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Football star Drew Brees (32)
“He who passively accepts evil is as much involved in it as he who helps to perpetrate it. He who accepts evil without protesting against it is really cooperating with it.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.