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TODAY - May 28, 2017

Thought of the Day

A man can do what he wants, but not want what he wants.

Today's Birthday

Louis Agassiz
Louis Agassiz Geologist, American(1807)

A Swiss American geologist is recognized as an innovative scholar of Earth's natural history.

 
Ian Fleming
Ian Fleming Author, English(1908)

A British novelist, who is widely regarded as creator of the popular suspense-fiction character British secret service agent 007, James Bond.

 
Patrick White
Patrick White Writer, Australian(1912)

An Australian 20th century the most important English-language novelists.

 
Kylie Minogue
Kylie Minogue Singer, Australian(1968)

An Australian-born singer, songwriter, and actress.

This day in History

1891

The first weightlifting championships are held at Cafe Monico in Piccadilly, London.

1932

The German engineer completed the world's biggest dam today, a Major victory in their 800 years battle to push back the sea

1940

The Belgium army surrenders to the Nazis.

1987

A West German teenager Mathias Rust flew his light Cessna private plane from Helsinki to Moscow and lands in Moscow's historic Red Square.

Man who made the difference

Ian Fleming (1908-1964)

Ian Fleming

A British novelist, who is widely regarded as creator of the popular suspense-fiction character British secret service agent 007, James Bond, , was born on 28th May 1908 in London. At Eton College, Fleming was educated. During 1929 to 1933, he served for the Reuters news agency. Then he served as stockbroker and a banker in London. Later he assists as personal assistant to the director of British naval intelligence during the World War II. After the war he served The Sunday Times, as foreign manager in London. The suave, thrill-seeking Commander James Bond is his most notable novel. His other works include; Goldfinger, Casino Royale, Thunderball, From Russia with Love, Dr. No and The Man with the Golden Gun. Based on Fleming's novels Sean Connery, a Scottish actor and Roger Moore, an English actor have played the role of James Bond in many films.

Author : Dr. Nidhi Jindal