JUL. 4 -- Happy Alice in Wonderland Day! Also on this day in 1776 the Declaration of Independence was officially adopted in the US. Marie Curie and Thomas Jefferson died today, in 1934 and 1826 respectively.
Today is International Cat Rescue Day and National Banana Cream Pie Day. Today in 1970, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) declared itself a republic independent of the UK. In doing so, Prime Minister and dictator Ian Smith attempted to erase the black majority vote rule (meaning that with a black majority a black Prime Minister could be elected). Dr. Seuss was born today.
Today is National Clam Chowder and National Chocolate-Covered Peanuts Day. Congratulations. On this day in history, in 1964, Muhammad Ali became the world heavyweight champion. George Harrison was born today.