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Last quarter occurs on Tuesday, March 1st, at 1711 (5:11 PM).
|Date||Sunrise||Sunset||Sun hours||Days until spring|
|Wed, Feb 24||07:08 AM||06:10 PM||11:02||25|
|Thu, Feb 25||07:06 AM||06:12 PM||11:06||24|
|Fri, Feb 26||07:05 AM||06:13 PM||11:08||23|
|Sat, Feb 27||07:03 AM||06:14 PM||11:11||22|
|Sun, Feb 28||07:02 AM||06:15 PM||11:13||21|
|Mon, Feb 29||07:00 AM||06:16 PM||11:16||20|
|Tue, Mar 01||06:59 AM||06:17 PM||11:18||19|
During this week in history - with a little humor thrown in.
If you want the funny, go to Bizarre Holidays
For the serious go to History Net
February 24th, 1836 - 3,000 Mexicans launch an assault on the Alamo with its 182 Texan defenders.
The Alamo - 1836
1945 - U.S. forces liberate prisoners of war in the Los Banos Prison in the Philippines.
1991 - General Norman Schwartzkopf, commander of the coalition army, sends in ground forces during the Gulf War.
February 24th is National Tortilla Chip day.
"You may all go to Hell, and I will go to Texas." - Davy Crockett
"Teamwork is essential. It gives the enemy someone else to shoot at." - Anonymous
"The more you sweat in peace, the less you bleed in war." - Norman Schwartzkopf
February 25th, 1815 - Napoleon Bonaparte eaves his exile on the island of Elba, returning to France.
1836 - Samuel Colt patents the first revolving cylinder multi-shot firearm.