Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
meliorism MEEL-yuh-riz-uhm, MEE-lee-uh- noun; the doctrine that the world may be made better by human effort.— Dictionary.com
Website of the Day: Wendy and Lisa
A page on the website of Prince’s bandmates discussing the 25th anniversary of “Purple Rain” and noting some trivia.
Number to Know
24: The number of weeks the soundtrack to Prince’s semi-autobiographical movie “Purple Rain” spent at number 1 on the Billboard charts.
This Day in History
June 7, 1982: Priscilla Presley opens Graceland to the public. The bathroom where Elvis Presley died five years earlier is kept off-limits.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Prince, American singer and actor, 56.
“Every day I feel is a blessing from God. And I consider it a new beginning. Yeah, everything is beautiful.” — Prince
Morning Minutes, June 7