UNIVERSAL UCLICK ALMANAC
Today is the 50th day of 2013 and the 61st day of winter.
TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1807, former U.S. Vice President Aaron Burr was arrested for treason.
In 1942, President Franklin Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, allowing the internment of Japanese-Americans.
In 1945, about 30,000 U.S. Marines landed on Iwo Jima.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Nicolaus Copernicus (1473-1543), astronomer; Lee Marvin (1924-1987), actor; Smokey Robinson (1940- ), singer; Amy Tan (1952- ), writer; Jeff Daniels (1955- ), actor; Seal (1963- ), singer; Benicio Del Toro (1967- ), actor.
TODAY'S SPORTS: In 1995, Sterling Marlin became the first person in a decade to win back-to-back Daytona 500s.
TODAY'S FACT: The hottest planet in the solar system is Venus, with an average surface temperature of 867 degrees F.
TODAY'S QUOTE: " As soon as people see my face on a movie screen, they knew two things: first, I'm not going to get the girl, and second, I'll get a cheap funeral before the picture is over." -- Lee Marvin
TODAY'S NUMBER: 33,000 -- number of Japanese-Americans who served in the U.S. military in World War II.
TODAY'S MOON: Between first quarter moon (Feb. 17) and full moon (Feb. 25).