Word of the Day, This Day in History, Number to Know, Website of the Day, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
coterminous koh-TUR-muh-nuhs adjective; Having the same or coincident boundaries. — Dictionary.com
This Day in History
Aug. 31, 1897: Thomas Edison receives a patent for his Kinetoscope, the world’s first motion picture device.
Number to Know
1,093: Number of patents held by Thomas Edison.
Website of the Day: Welcome to Silent Movies
A source of information on silent films, silent stars and the movies of the silent era.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Debbie Gibson, American singer, actress and producer, 44.
“I’ve learned to have a sense of humor about myself. Lord knows everyone else does.” — Debbie Gibson
Morning Minutes, Aug. 31