history fact – March 23, 2017

Today is Thursday, March 23, the 82nd day of 2017. There are 283 days left in the year.

Today’s Highlight in History took place 225 years ago:

On March 23, 1792, Joseph Haydn’s Symphony No. 94 in G Major (known as the “Surprise” symphony because of an unexpected crashing chord in the second movement) had its first public performance in London.

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