Today is January 21st and today in Geek History...
1950 Nineteen Eighty-Four (that's 1984 for those that need the numbers) author George Orwell dies, less than 3 months after his wedding. Sad.
1954 The first nuclear-powered submarine, the USS Nautilus, is launched in Groton Connecticut.
1956 Geena Davis star of the great film, (to each their own) Beetlejuice is born in Wareham Massachusetts as Virginia Davis