/ 15 February 2021

Squiz the day

7.00pm (AEDT) – Australian Open Tennis – Ash Barty v Shelby Rogers – Melbourne

Federal Parliament resumes – Canberra

Caps on international arrivals landing in NSW, Queensland and WA lifted

International Childhood Cancer Day

Singles Awareness Day

Series 2 of Staged – the delightful iso-series from Michael Sheen and David Tennant (or is it David Tennant and Michael Sheen?) – hits ABC iView today

A birthday for Simpsons creator Matt Groening (1954), Megan Thee Stallion (1995), and YouTube (2005)

Anniversary of:
• the birthdays of the ‘father of science’ Galileo Galilei (1564), and woman’s suffrage leader Susan B Anthony (1820)
• the production of the wartime propaganda poster “We Can Do It!” featuring Rosie the Riveter (1943)
• the first draft of the complete human genome is published in Nature (2001)

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