What happened on this date in Mormon History - several curious snippets every day
170 years ago today - Feb 2, 1847
Heber C. Kimball's legal wife Vilate gives birth to a son. She memorializes the occasion by writing a poem: "The Lord has blessed us with another Son which is / the seventh I have born. / May he be the father of many lives. / But not the Husband of many Wives."