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2019 Daytona 500 - Wikipedia  Feb. 17, 2019, Daytona Beach, Florida
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Latest Minneapolis & St. Paul News and Events | City Pages 


Ice Castles Five places in the U.S. including Excelsior, MN, and one place in Canada
Excelsior, MN  early January - early March

Mar. 5, 2019  Fat Tuesday (Mardi Gras)  Click here for more info 
Mardi Gras (means "Fat Tuesday" in French, Pancake Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday) Letter: 61  I 112 | レター: 61  I  112   For example, Mardi Gras, New Orleans, LA    1  |   2
Photos:  Fat Tuesday 
Mar. 6, 2019  Ash Wednesday (the first day of Lent) Click here for more info    Ashes to ashes, dust to dust “Remember, man, that thou art dust, and to dust thou shalt return”
Ash Wednesday  
Letter 51  |  112  | レター: 51  I  112  I 114     Lent begins 
Photos:  Ash Wednesday 

March 10, 2019 (Sun) Daylight Saving Time Begins (or Daylight Savings Time) Photos < http://www.webexhibits.org/daylightsaving/index.html >  Letter 45 | レター45  サマータイム始まる   "Spring forward, Fall back"  



15300 190314  Mack Truck founder killed in car crash - Mar 14, 1922 - HISTORY.com
born 1864    John "Jack" Mack
» John M. Mack | Automotive Hall of Fame
Mack Trucks - Wikipedia  bulldog logo
Mack Truck - Google Search photos
Mack Truck Factory - Mega Factories (National Geographic) P3 - YouTube

Cars

15299 190314  Cherry Blossom Forecast 2019  
Below the map, you can find tables: Kanto/Koshin table > Tokyo
Kinki table > Kyoto, Osaka
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March 30, 2018    Cherry Blossoms Part II    SAKURA – Cherry Blossom 2018 | JAPAN ATTRACTIONS
Cherry Blossoms in Japan 2018 Forecast - YouTube

日本三大桜名所 ( 吉野山 - 高遠城址 - 弘前公園 ) [HD] - YouTube  Japan's 3 Most Famous Cherry Blossom Spots
日本の城と桜 Japanese Castles and Cherry blossoms - YouTube
富士山 Mt. Fuji in UNESCO World Heritage 世界遺産登録の春の富士山と桜(sakura)、忍野村と西湖いやしの里根場 日本の桜 花の名所案内 - YouTube  Mt. Fuji and Cherry Blossoms

March 27, 2018    Cherry Blossoms Part I    SAKURA – Cherry Blossom 2018 | JAPAN ATTRACTIONS
Cherry Blossoms in Japan 2018 Forecast - YouTube
"Kyoto"
KYOTO JAPAN 京都観光の桜・満開の枝垂桜の名所 Weeping cherry trees spots in Kyoto 半木の道 平安神宮 京都府立植物園 原谷苑 櫻花 樱花 벚꽃 日本の桜 - YouTube
[4K]KYOTO JAPAN 京都の桜 花見の名所 CHERRY BLOSSOM in KYOTO 平安神宮,京都府立植物園,原谷苑,清水寺,嵐山,京都観光 京都夜桜 日本の桜 Japan Trip - YouTube
Japan Vlog - Sakura in Osaka & Kyoto (桜・花見) - YouTube
Moments in Kyoto - Sakura Real Beauty Cherry Blossoms Kyoto Japan 京都の桜 着物美人と夜桜 京都観光 - YouTube
"Tokyo"
Tokyo's Best Cherry Blossom Spot Meguro River 初めての目黒川花見 - YouTube
Cherry Blossoms in Tokyo - Ueno Park - YouTube
TOKYO JAPAN Cherry Blossoms in Tokyo 東京の千鳥ヶ淵の桜(sakura) 日本の桜 東京観光 ディスカバーニッポン 花見 - YouTube

Info from Explore Japan Info

15298 190313  Melting record snowpack, rain expected to cause flooding | MPR News  March 13, 2019
photos:  Minnesota  Winter  |  Spring  

15297 190313  Top 50 Songs Of The Week - March 9, 2019 (Billboard Hot 100) - YouTube
Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper - Shallow (A Star Is Born) - YouTube
Ariana Grande - 7 rings - YouTube
Halsey - Without Me - YouTube

Music

15296 190313  Weekend Box Office Results for March 8-10, 2019 - Box Office Mojo
Captain Marvel (2019) - IMDb 
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - IMDb  3  A Madea Family Funeral (2019) - IMDb

15295 190313  U.S. Army launches K-9 Corps - Mar 13, 1942 - HISTORY.com
Pro-Celebrity Protection Dog Demonstration by Kraftwerk K9 - YouTube
BEST OF TRAINED ARMY DOGS EVER - YouTube

K-9 (Canines) Demo
Presidents    Franklin D. Roosevelt    #32 

15294 190312  The Central Magnetic Field of the Cigar Galaxy   "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA  March 11, 2019
Magnetic Orion   "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA  February 27, 2019
Astronomy

15293 190312     March 11, 2004     Madrid train bombings
Spain remembers victims on 15th anniversary of Madrid train bombings - EFE  March 11, 2019
2004 Madrid train bombings - Wikipedia
Wednesday marks the five-year anniversary of Spain's worst terror attack. Coordinated train bombings - YouTube

Al-Qaeda - Wikipedia
Abu Hafs al-Masri Brigades - Wikipedia


15292 190312  China, Ethiopia, Indonesia, European Union ground Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft after crash - ABC News  March 12, 2019
List of accidents and incidents involving the Boeing 737 - Wikipedia
Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 - Wikipedia
Airplane 

15291 190312  Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin among 50 charged in college admissions scheme - YouTube  CBS

15290 190311  German tourist uses jeans as flotation device and survives being knocked overboard a yacht  FOX News, MSN, March 11, 2019
Navy Skills for Life – Water Survival Training – Clothing Inflation - YouTube

15289 190311  Whites Contribute More To Air Pollution — Minorities Bear The Burden Shots - Health News NPR  March 11, 2019

15288 190310  Moonrise Through Mauna Keas Shadow   "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA  March 10, 2019
Astronomy  |  Hawaii

15287 190310  13 Stunningly Beautiful Places In America - YouTube
Travel

15286 190310     born Osama bin Laden    March 10, 1957
Osama bin laden son Hamza bin Laden emerges as new al-Qaeda leader  USA Today, March 1, 2019
Hamza bin Laden - Wikipedia born 1989, a son of
Osama bin Laden. His father, as well as his brother Khalid, were killed in the 2011 Navy SEAL raid.
Osama bin Laden - - Biography.com
CNN:: The life of Osama bin Laden - YouTube
Osama bin Laden - Wikipedia  March 10, 1957 – May 2, 2011, also rendered Usama bin Ladin, was a founder of the pan-Islamic militant organization al-Qaeda. He was a Saudi Arabian until 1994 (stateless thereafter), a member of the wealthy bin Laden family, and an ethnic Yemeni Kindite.

Afghanistan War


15285 190309  Top 7 INCREDIBLE Travel Destinations of 2019 | Where to Travel This Year! - YouTube
Travel

 
15284 190309  Fashion - Paris Fashion Stories, Episode 8: Experimentation  France24
Fashion

15283 190309    born March 9, 1454     Amerigo Vespucci
Biography.com  Amerigo Vespucci
Amerigo Vespucci - Italian Explorer & Discovered South America Mini BIO BIO - YouTube
Amerigo Vespucci - Wikipedia  March 9, 1454 – February 22, 1512) was an
Italian explorer, financier, navigator and cartographer ...  
Known For - Demonstrating that the
New World was not Asia but a previously unknown fourth continent.
   
Columbus Ships


15282 190308  Weekend storm to drop 4 to 8 inches of snow on Twin Cities - StarTribune.com  March 8, 2019
Ice-Rain-Snow: Another Plowable Snow Coming - Worst Travel Saturday Night - StarTribune.com  March 8, 2019
Weather forecast for Minneapolis, St. Paul and the Twin Cities area I StarTribune.com
  March 8, 2019
Minnesota
Winter

15281 190308  International Women's Day 2019  March 8
Happy International Women’s Day! - YouTube  The EllenShow  March 3, 2019
Celebrating International Women’s Day With Michelle Obama, Beyoncé, and More TODAY - YouTube
  March 3, 2019 
International Women's Day Events
International Women's Day - Wikipedia

International Women's Day, 8 March  United Nations

National Women's History Month   1  |  23
20 Moms in History Who Changed the Way We Live Today  mom.me 03/03/2017
Taylor Swift's Triumph And More Famous Female Firsts  MSN Entertainment, Wonderwall  - Girl power! 150308 
Women’s wealth is rising - Daily chart  The Economist, 2018
Women's Rights

15280 190308  Malaysia Airlines flight vanishes with more than 200 people aboard - Mar 08, 2014 - HISTORY.com
MH370: The Situation Room - What really happened to the missing Boeing 777 60 Minutes Australia - YouTube
Five years later, MH370 still changing how we fly - CNN  March 8, 2019
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 - Wikipedia
Airlines want tracking technology to prevent another MH370 - CNN  2014
Satellite 2018: We Can Prevent Another MH370, But We Might Make It Difficult - Avionics  2018

Malaysia Airlines’ MH370 Could Happen Again: There’s Still No Way to Prevent Why It Was Lost  Daily Beast, March 9, 2019
Airplane 


15279 190307  Despite Trump's tariffs, U.S. trade deficit keeps growing | 03-08-2019 | PBS

15278 190307  Minnesota DNR Eagle Cam ~ Squirrel Brought To Nest As Breakfast ESCAPES! ~ Morning Mating 1.12.19 - YouTube
Nature Notes  2019  |  Bald Eagles 

15277 190307  Kansas quarantines Texas cattle - Mar 07, 1885 - HISTORY.com
Chisholm Trail cattle drive - YouTube

Texas > Kansas
Minnesota: Sesquicentennial Wagon Train: Horseback riders, and wagon drivers and passengers dress in period costumes.
Leaves Fort Snelling | Arrives at Minnesota State Capitol | Chuckwagon


15276 190307     born March 7, 1922    Olga Ladyzhenskaya
Who was Olga Ladyzhenskaya? Everything You Need to know about 'Russian-Soviet mathematician' - YouTube
Olga Ladyzhenskaya’s 97th Birthday  Google Doodle, March 7, 2019
Olga Ladyzhenskaya - Wikipedia  7 March 1922 – 12 January 2004, a Russian mathematician. She worked on partial differential equations, fluid dynamics, and the finite difference method for the Navier-Stokes equations.
Olga Ladyzhenskaya Four things you need to know about the Russian mathematician - YouTube


15275 190306  Arata Isozaki Won 2019 Pritzker Architecture Prize. Now See Pictures Of His Work | NPR  March 5, 2019
The Pritzker Architecture Prize
Pritzker Architecture Prize - Wikipedia

Art
info from Explore Japan Info

15274 190306  Weekend Box Office Results for March 1-3, 2019 - Box Office Mojo
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - IMDb  2  A Madea Family Funeral (2019) - IMDb  3  Alita: Battle Angel (2019) - IMDb  4  The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) - IMDb

Tyler Perry - IMDb  Maeda

15273 19030
6  Ash Wednesday Is Now Used As A Time To Reflect On Mortality | NPR  March 6, 2019
Pope at Ash Wednesday Mass: ‘focus on what is essential’ - Vatican News  March 6, 2019
Mar. 6, 2019  Ash Wednesday (the first day of Lent) Click here for more info    Ashes to ashes, dust to dust “Remember, man, that thou art dust, and to dust thou shalt return”
Ash Wednesday  
Letter 51  |  112  | レター: 51  I  112  I 114     Lent begins 
Photos:  Ash Wednesday 

15272 19030
6  Mardi Gras 2019 Where to celebrate Fat Tuesday in Knoxville, Knoxville News Sentinel, Knoxville, Tennessee
Mar. 5, 2019  Fat Tuesday (Mardi Gras)  Click here for more info 
Mardi Gras (means "Fat Tuesday" in French, Pancake Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday)
For example, Mardi Gras, New Orleans, LA    1  |   2
Photos:  Fat Tuesday 

15271 190306     born March 6, 1475    Michelangelo
BBC A Film Michelangelo 1 - YouTube   1 > 4
Top 10 Painters of All Time - YouTube
Michelangelo Biography: Who Was This Guy, Really? |  Art History Lesson - YouTube
Michelangelo - Wikipedia 
6 March 1475 – 18 February 1564, an Italian sculptor, painter, architect and poet of the High Renaissance born in the Republic of Florence, who exerted an unparalleled influence on the development of Western art.
Art  |  Renaissance Festival photos

15270 19030 Doctors Often Overlook Annual Alzheimer's Screening For Seniors Shots - Health News | NPR  March 5, 2019

15269 19030 More tourists in Germany than ever in 2018  Deutsche Welle, March 5, 2019
 Travel


15268 19030 The Boston Massacre - HISTORY  March 5, 1770
Boston Massacre - Wikipedia
Boston, Massachusetts,
British America; now Boston, Massachusetts
 
15267 19030
Socialist revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg born - HISTORY  March 5, 1871
Rosa Luxemburg - Wikipedia  5 March 1871 – 15 January 1919) was a Polish Marxist theorist, philosopher, economist, anti-war activist and revolutionary socialist who became a naturalized German citizen at the age of 28. 

15266 19030
Minneapolis Institute of Art  Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minneapolis Institute of Art - Wikipedia
Minneapolis Institute of Art - 2019 All You Need to Know BEFORE You Go (with Photos) - TripAdvisor

Art  |  Minnesota

15265 19030Minnesota Museum of American Art – Discover yourself and your community through American art. St. Paul, MN
Minnesota Museum of American Art - Wikipedia
'The M' emerges St. Paul's only art museum reopens Sunday | MPR News  Nov. 30, 2018
Closed for installation: Feb. 18 - March 6, 2019
Paul Manship - Wikipedia
Sonya Clark - Wikipedia
Judy Onofrio - Wikipedia
Sheila Pepe - Wikipedia
Art  |  Minnesota


15264 19030    R.I.P.    Andre Previn    February 28, 2019   
Essential Arts Remembering L.A. Phil director Andre Previn — loved music, hated L.A. - Los Angeles Times
Oscar-winning composer Andre Previn, former PSO director, dies at age 89 Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
PSO musicians mourn 'genius' Andre Previn Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Oscar Peterson Interview with Andre Previn final part - YouTube
Oscar Peterson & Andre Previn - YouTube
Morecambe and Wise - Andre Previn (The full sketch) - YouTube
Like Young Andre Previn - YouTube
Over the Rainbow André Previn - YouTube
André Previn - Wikipedia  KBE, born Andreas Ludwig Priwin; April 6, 1929 – February 28, 2019, a German-American pianist, composer, arranger, and conductor.
Music


15263 19030 Photos of the 2019 Harbin Ice and Snow Festival - The Atlantic
China 35th Harbin Ice & Snow Sculpture Festival 2019 Dates & Activities
China 35th Harbin Ice Sculpture Festival 2019 - YouTube
China's Ice City Harbin 2019 - YouTube
Baby, It's Cold Outside - Harbin Snow & Ice Festival - YouTube  Dec. 14, 2018
Harbin International Ice and Snow Sculpture Festival - Wikipedia  Harbin, China

our Ice Castles photos

15262 19030 Record-breaking cold today; an update on our next snow | Updraft | Minnesota Public Radio News  March 3, 2019
Minnesota
Winter

15261 19030 American Automobile Association - Wikipedia  AAA was founded on March 4, 1902, in Chicago, Illinois
Cars


15260 190303     born March 3, 1847     Alexander Abraham Bell
Biography of Alexander Graham Bell for Children: Famous Inventors for Kids - FreeSchool - YouTube
Biography.com  Alexander Abraham Bell, videos 
Alexander Graham Bell - Wikipedia  March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922
, a Scottish-born scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone... ..
The EVOLUTION (Telephone to Smartphone) - YouTube


15259 19030 March 3, 2019  March 3  Hinamatsuri - Wikipedia  also called Doll's Day or Girls' Day
ひな祭り , Hinamatsuri (Japanese Girl's Day), ひな祭り 2019 Google Doodle - YouTube
雛祭りの歌「うれしいひなまつり」♪歌詞付 雛人形写真集(ディズニーも) - YouTube
The origin of Hinamatsuri (Girl's Day in Japan)! - YouTube
March 3 - 4, 2017
March 3rd  Hina Matsuri Girls’ Day Japan Japanese Doll Festival March 3rd Hinamatsuri Song 三月三日
ケネディ家のひな人形 - Hina Dolls Return to Japan - YouTube - In 1962, former President John F. Kennedy received a gift of Japanese “Hina” dolls from Ms. Tsuyako Matsumoto of Kitami, Hokkaido. Even though the Kennedy family did not know Ms. Matsumoto personally, the dolls left a strong impression on Ambassador Caroline Kennedy as a young girl. ...
"Hinamatsuri" Japanese culture and traditions for children - YouTube
Hinamatsuri - Wikipedia  also called Doll's Day or Girls' Day

Info from Explore Japan Info

15258 190303  What kind of drum is Desi Arnaz playing on the following video?
Badass Babalu - YouTube
Conga - Wikipedia
What Is a Conga? | African Drums - YouTube

15256 190302    born March 2, 1917    Desi Arnaz
Desi Arnaz Google Doodle - YouTube  March 2, 2019
Badass Babalu - YouTube
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Too Many Girls - YouTube
Ann Miller & Desi Arnaz Sings Spic 'N' Spanish From Too Many Girls (1940) - YouTube
Season 2 I love Lucy Favourite Lines part One - YouTube
Google Doodle serenades I Love Lucy's Desi Arnaz - CNET
Desi Arnaz - Wikipedia 
Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III, March 2, 1917 – December 2, 1986, better known as Desi Arnaz was a Cuban-born American actor, musician, and television producer. He is best remembered for his role as Ricky Ricardo on the American television series sitcom I Love Lucy. 

15257 190302  Only six countries in the world give women and men equal legal work rights - Global development - The Guardian
Women's Rights
National Women's History Month   1  |  23
International Women's Day Events
20 Moms in History Who Changed the Way We Live Today  mom.me 03/03/2017
Taylor Swift's Triumph And More Famous Female Firsts  MSN Entertainment, Wonderwall  - Girl power! 150308 
March 8 
International Women's Day
Women’s wealth is rising - Daily chart  The Economist, 2018
International Women's Day - Wikipedia

International Women's Day, 8 March  United Nations

15256 190302    born March 2, 1917    Desi Arnaz
Desi Arnaz Google Doodle - YouTube  March 2, 2019
Badass Babalu - YouTube
Lucille Ball, Desi Arnaz, Too Many Girls - YouTube
Ann Miller & Desi Arnaz Sings Spic 'N' Spanish From Too Many Girls (1940) - YouTube
Season 2 I love Lucy Favourite Lines part One - YouTube
Google Doodle serenades I Love Lucy's Desi Arnaz - CNET
Desi Arnaz - Wikipedia 
Desiderio Alberto Arnaz y de Acha III, March 2, 1917 – December 2, 1986, better known as Desi Arnaz was a Cuban-born American actor, musician, and television producer. He is best remembered for his role as Ricky Ricardo on the American television series sitcom I Love Lucy. 

15255 190301     
March Calendar - Updated:  March 1, 2019
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15254 190301  Huge spider eats an opossum. Scientists excited by find. - CNN  with a video, March 1, 2019
Giant Amazon Spider Preys on Opossum Nat Geo Wild - YouTube
Peruvian Amazonia - Wikipedia
Wildlife

15253 190301  Weekend Box Office Results for February 22-24, 2019 - Box Office Mojo
How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) - IMDb  2  Alita: Battle Angel (2019) - IMDb  3  The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part (2019) - IMDb 

15252 190228  Cute baby blowing raspberries - YouTube
Minions - Raspberry - YouTube
Blowing a raspberry ogv - YouTube
Family Guy Peter blowing raspberries - YouTube
Blowing a raspberry - Wikipedia
Golden Raspberry Awards - Wikipedia
15242 190226 
Oscar winner Halle Berry accepts Razzie for Catwoman - Feb 26, 2005 - HISTORY.com
Halle Berry accepts her RAZZIE® Award - YouTube
The Razzies! - Home
Golden Raspberry Awards - Wikipedia  also known in short terms as Razzies and Razzie Awards
on the night before the Oscar ceremony
39th Golden Raspberry Awards - Wikipedia  Feb. 23, 2019, Los Angels, California

Entertainment Calendar

15251 190228 
Basketball coaching legend Dean Smith born - HISTORY  Feb. 28, 1931
Dean Smith - Wikipedia 
February 28, 1931 – February 7, 2015, an American men's college basketball head coach. Called a "coaching legend" by the Basketball Hall of Fame, he coached for 36 years at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Smith coached from 1961 to 1997 and retired with 879 victories, which was the NCAA Division I men's basketball record at that time.
879 wins in 36 years of coaching, 4th most in men's college Division I basketball history behind
Bob Knight, Mike Krzyzewski, and Jim Boeheim, and the most wins of any coach at the time of his retirement.

Kansas  |  North Carolina
Michael Jordan 


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