Next CLBR Nov 7th – Day in History

Electoral Firsts on this Day

1916 – Jeannette Rankin became first woman elected to Congress
1967 – Carl Stokes first black U.S. Mayor
1989 – Douglas Wilder became first black U.S. Governor
2000 – Hillary Clinton becomes first First Lady elected to Senate.
2006 – Keith Ellison first Muslim elected to Congress

Birthdays   

94 Billy Graham – evangelist
74 – Jim Kaat
69 – Joni Mitchell
60 – David Patraeus, CIA Director
57 – Actor Christopher Knight

36 – Model/Video-vixen Melyssa Ford
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