Morning Minutes: April 9

Staff Writer
Mount Shasta Herald

Morning Minutes: April 9

Word of the Day

Epoch EP-uhk (noun) The beginning of a distinctive period in the history of anything - dictionary.com

Website of the Day

An Album of British Royal Weddings

http://www.time.com/time/photogallery/0,29307,2031643,00.html

See pictures of royal weddings from Queen Victoria and Prince Albert to Prince William and Kate Middleton.

Number to Know

75,000: Number of people who came to see Marian Anderson sing at the Lincoln Memorial on this day in 1939.

This Day in History

April 9, 2005: Prince Charles marries Camilla Parker Bowles.

Today's Featured Birthday

Designer Marc Jacobs (50)

Daily Quote

"Wisdom is the power to put our time and our knowledge to the proper use. " - Thomas J. Watson