almanac command

This page implements the COHERENT almanac command using its original data files.

See also:
almanac manual page
Fred Butzen's original C source almanac.c [7/12/88]
Data files almanac.birth, almanac.death, almanac.event [10/26/94]

Enter a month and day (e.g., "Apr 02"):

1725: Giovanni Casanova, raconteur, Venice.
1805: Hans Christian Anderson, storyteller, Odense, Denmark.
1840: Emile Zola, novelist & polemicist, Paris.
1893: Harold Lloyd, comedian & filmmaker.
St. Francis of Paola, hermit
1917: US declares war on Germany; enters World War I.