On This Date January 2

On this date in 1902 Willis Carrier was an American engineer who first developed modern air conditioning systems.
Carrier invented the first air conditioning system for a printer in New York in 1902. After some improvements Carrier was granted a US patent for this in 1906. Source

1908 Canadian branch of the Royal Mint opens in Ottawa

1929 US & Canada agree to preserve Niagara Falls

1938 Book publisher Simon and Schuster founded

Celebrating birthdays today:

1936 Roger Miller, country singer (King of the Road, Dang Me), born in Fort Worth, Texas

Kate Bosworth, actress (35)
Karina Smirnoff, dancer (40)
Dax Shepard, actor (43)
Taye Diggs, actor (47)
Cuba Gooding Jr., actor (50) (image IMDB )

Jim Bakker, televangelist (78)

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