UNIVERSAL UCLICK ALMANAC
Today is the 41st day of 2013 and the 52nd day of winter.
TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1840, Britain's Queen Victoria married Prince Albert.
In 1967, the 25th Amendment to the Constitution, clarifying presidential succession, was ratified.
In 1996, the IBM supercomputer Deep Blue defeated reigning world champion Garry Kasparov for the first time in a game of chess.
In 2005, North Korea publicly acknowledged that it had acquired nuclear weapons.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Charles Lamb (1775-1834), writer; Boris Pasternak (1890-1960), writer; Jimmy Durante (1893-1980), comedian; Bertolt Brecht (1898-1956), playwright; Robert Wagner (1930- ), actor; Mark Spitz (1950- ), swimmer; John Calipari (1959- ), basketball coach; George Stephanopoulos (1961- ), journalist; Laura Dern (1967- ), actress; Emma Roberts (1991- ), actress.
TODAY'S FACT: Playwright Arthur Miller died exactly 56 years after his "Death of a Salesman" opened in New York on this date in 1949.
TODAY'S SPORTS: In 1968, Peggy Fleming won the women's figure skating gold for the United States at the Winter Olympics in Grenoble, France.
TODAY'S QUOTE: "The greatest pleasure I know is to do a good action by stealth and have it found out by accident." -- Charles Lamb
TODAY'S NUMBER: 9 -- children Queen Victoria and Prince Albert had together. All married into royal houses in Europe.
TODAY'S MOON: New moon (Feb. 10).