October 15, 2021

Today’s Events & Happenings in History

October 15, 1989.
Wayne Gretzky became the all-time leading points scorer in the NHL.

Write about it: What’s your favorite sport to play and why?

Writing Prompt of the Day

If you met an alien, what three questions would you ask them?

Today’s Awesome Person in History

Evelyn Cisneros:
The first Latina prima ballerina in the U.S. She has played Princess Aurora in Sleeping Beauty and The Sugar Plum Fairy in The Nutcracker.

For more: Watch this video about Evelyn Cisneros for Hispanic Heritage Month.

Math Problem of the Day

After trick-or-treating, Ronaldo had 434 pieces of candy. He gave his little sister 127 pieces of his candy. How many pieces of candy does he have now?