UNIVERSAL UCLICK ALMANAC
Today is the 88th day of 2013 and the 10th day of spring.
TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1867, the Dominion of Canada was established.
In 1951, Ethel and Julius Rosenberg were convicted of conspiracy to commit espionage.
In 1973, the last U.S. troops left South Vietnam, bringing an end to direct U.S. military involvement in the Vietnam War.
In 1999, the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed above 10,000 (10,006.78) for the first time.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Denton True "Cy" Young (1867-1955), baseball player; Sam Walton (1918-1992), Wal-Mart founder; Eric Idle (1943- ), actor/comedian; Walt Frazier (1945- ), basketball player; Earl Campbell (1955- ), football player; Amy Sedaris (1961- ), actress; Elle Macpherson (1963- ), supermodel/actress; John Popper (1967- ), musician; Robert Gibbs (1971- ), political adviser; Lara Logan (1971- ), journalist.
TODAY'S SPORTS: In 1999, Wayne Gretzky (then of the New York Rangers) scored his last professional goal, bringing his career total to an NHL-record 894.
TODAY'S FACT: Wal-Mart is the world's largest private employer, with more than 2 million employees.
TODAY'S QUOTE: "Television brought the brutality of war into the comfort of the living room. Vietnam was lost in the living rooms of America -- not on the battlefields of Vietnam." -- Marshall McLuhan
TODAY'S NUMBER: 27 -- amendments to the U.S. Constitution.
TODAY'S MOON: Between full moon (March 27) and last quarter moon (April 2).