UNIVERSAL UCLICK ALMANAC
Today is the 120th day of 2013 and the 42nd day of spring.
TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1789, George Washington was inaugurated as the first president of the United States.
In 1803, representatives of the United States and France concluded negotiations for the purchase of the Louisiana Territory.
In 1945, Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun committed suicide as Soviet troops approached his bunker in Berlin, Germany.
In 2003, Mahmoud Abbas took office as the first Palestinian prime minister.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Eve Arden (1908-1990), actress; Johnny Horton (1925-1960), musician; Cloris Leachman (1926- ), actress; Willie Nelson (1933- ), singer; Isiah Thomas (1961- ), basketball player; Johnny Galecki (1975- ), actor; Kirsten Dunst (1982- ), actress.
TODAY'S FACT: After George Washington died in 1799, his wife, Martha, burned all of the letters the two had exchanged to ensure they would remain private.
TODAY'S SPORTS: In 1993, an obsessed fan of tennis star Steffi Graf stabbed her 19-year-old rival, Monica Seles, at a tournament match in Hamburg, Germany.
TODAY'S QUOTE: "Three chords and the truth -- that's what a country song is." -- Willie Nelson
TODAY'S NUMBER: 827,192 -- square miles that the United States took possession of in the Louisiana Purchase, at a cost of less than 3 cents per acre.
TODAY'S MOON: Between full moon (April 25) and last quarter moon (May 2).