50 Facts for 50
- The symbol ¶ – used for a hard return in typography is called a Pilcrow and was first referenced in Middle
English texts around 1440 to show where a new paragraph began. It was encoded in early versions of ASCII in 1984 and is represented in most commonly used coding systems.
“At 50 I began to know who I was, it was like waking up to myself.”Maya Angelou