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Today is the 305th day of 2013 and the 41st day of autumn.
TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1800, John Adams became the first president of the United States to reside in the Executive Mansion (later named the White House).
In 1848, the Boston Female Medical School, the first medical school for women, opened.
In 1870, the Weather Bureau (later renamed the National Weather Service) made its first meteorological forecast.
In 1993, the Maastricht Treaty went into effect, formally establishing the European Union.
TODAY'S BIRTHDAYS: Stephen Crane (1871-1900), writer; James Kilpatrick (1920-2010), journalist; Gary Player (1935- ), golfer; Lyle Lovett (1957- ), singer-songwriter; Charlie Kaufman (1958- ), screenwriter; Anthony Kiedis (1962- ), singer-songwriter; Toni Collette (1972- ), actress; Jenny McCarthy (1972- ), actress; Logan Marshall-Green (1976- ), actor; Penn Badgley (1986- ), actor.
TODAY'S FACT: John Adams was the only president elected as a member of the Federalist Party.
TODAY'S SPORTS: In 1959, NHL goalie Jacques Plantes of the Montreal Canadiens wore the first goalie facemask, which he designed himself.
TODAY'S QUOTE: "Constantly talking isn't necessarily communicating." -- Charlie Kaufman
TODAY'S NUMBER: 34.3 -- percentage of American physicians and surgeons in 2012 who were women.
TODAY'S MOON: Between last quarter moon (Oct. 26) and new moon (Nov. 3).