Ettore Messina has resigned as coach of Real Madrid after the team yesterday lost a game valid for the final round of the Euroleague Top 16 against Montepaschi Siena. Actually the game didn’t matter because Real Madrid had already clinched the first position in the its group but Messina didn’t accept his players’ attitude and after the defeat he also apologized to the fans.
Last week a new serious health problem hit Serena Williams: the player has in fact suffered a pulmonary embolism and its treatment caused a hemotoma that had to be urgently cured.
“Conjure Wife” was the first novel written by Fritz Leiber. Published for the first time in in the April 1943 issue of the magazine “Unknown” it was published in a revised and expanded edition as a book for the first time in 1953.
Scientist and peace activist Linus Carl Pauling was born in Portland, Oregon, USA, on February 28, 1901. He received a Nobel prize for chemistry and a Nobel Peace prize.
James Ager Worthy was born on February 27, 1961 in Gastonia, North Carolina. During his career as a basketball player he won the NCAA title with the North Carolina Tar Heels and three NBA titles with the Los Angeles Lakers.