The staff of Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital congratulate Caitlin and A.J. on the birth of their beautiful daughter, Alina Avern.
Born: December 9, 2012 8:42 am
Weight: 8 pounds 5 ounces
Length: 20 inches
Caitlin and A.J. have chosen the name Alina Avern for their beautiful new daughter
Origin: Slavic; Scottish
Original Meaning: "Bright"; "Fair"
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- Grass Valley: 13000
- U.S. Population: 312774722
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- Local high: 60 degrees F
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- The nation's weather extremes were 84 degrees recorded at Kona, Hawaii and -20 at Arctic Village, Alaska
Other Interesting People Born on this Date:
- 1848 - Joel Chandler Harris - American author who told stories about Brer Rabbit, Brer Fox and plantation life through his creation, wise old Uncle Remus.
- 1886 - Clarence Birdseye - American inventor who first brought small packages of frozen foods to the consumers' kitchen.
- 1898 - Emmett Kelly - His personal of "Weary Willie", a hobo clown with a bulbous nose made Kelly the best known American circus clown of the 20th Century.
- 1906 - Grace Murray Hopper - American mathematician, Navy Admiral and key member of the team that developed the first commercial electronic computer.
Other Notable Events on this Day in History:
- 1907 - The Delaware chapter of the Red Cross sold the first Christmas Seals as a fund raiser to support the fight against tuberculosis.
- 1909 - The world's first monoplane, the Walden III, was test flown this date. Its 22 horsepower motor propelled the plane to speeds of 52 miles per hour.
- 1965 - The lights went out on more than 30 million people in the Northeastern U.S. and Eastern Canada as the biggest power outage in history began at 5:16 p.m.