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Daily Almanac: Feb. 17, 2022

Sunrise/Sunset

RISE: 7:34 a.m.

SET: 6:22 p.m.

High/Low Temperatures

High: 57 °F

Low: 56 °F

Wacky Holiday Today

• National Cabbage Day

• National Public Science Day

What Happened On This Day

• 1992 Serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer is jailed for life

• 1863 A precursor of the Red Cross and Red Crescent is founded

Births On This Day

• 1981 Paris Hilton

American model, actress, singer

• 1963 Michael Jordan

American basketball player

Deaths On This Day

• 1982 Thelonious Monk

American pianist, composer

• 1856 Heinrich Heine German poet