…and, ironically, she wound up needing more nursing than her patients. Plus slamming the gate!
Monday, August 13th, the 226th day of 2012
Today is Left-Handers Day.
Today is National Skinny Dipping Day.
1910: Nursing pioneer Florence Nightingale died at age 90. She had taken to her bed 34 years earlier, convinced she was dying of heart disease.
1961: East Germany closed the Brandenburg Gate and prepared to start building the infamous Berlin Wall.