Three things that happened on Feb. 2:

*In 1887 the first Groundhog Day is observed in Punxsutawney, PA.

*In 1933, two days after becoming chancellor, Adolf Hitler dissolves the German Reichstag (Parliament).

*In 2016 the first case of Zika is contracted on U.S. mainland (Texas) and second known sexually transmitted case confirmed in Texas.

Happy birthday to you…Ayn Rand, author, screenwriter, playwright born in St. Petersburg, Russiah in 1905…Farrah Fawcett, actress, born in Corpus Christi, Texas in 1947…Trayvon Martin, shooting victim, born in Miami, FL in 1995.