Word of the Day
Irrefragable ih-REF-ruh-guh-bul (adjective) Impossible to refute; impossible to break or alter — www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
World War II photos
World War II began on this date in 1939 (see This Day in History below). On this government website, you can see the war as never before with a plethora of photos. You can search by subject, by leader or more. This site also has links to other World War II pages.
Number to Know
26.2 million: Number of female workers 16 and older in management, professional and related occupations. Among male workers, 16 and older, 24.0 million were employed in management, professional and related occupations. — Census.gov
This Day in History
Sept. 1, 1939: World War II: Nazi Germany invades Poland, beginning the war in Europe.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Musician Barry Gibb (66)
“I write to escape; to escape poverty.” — Edgar Rice Burroughs, who was born on this date in 1875.