ANDREWS MCMEEL ALMANACToday is the 138th day of 2021 and the 60th day of spring. TODAY'S HISTORY: In 1917, the United States passed the Selective Service Act, a conscription law requiring registration of all men ages 21 to 30 who were not already in the military. TODAY'S FACT: Five countries (the United States, Russia, the United Kingdom, France and China) have officially acknowledged a capability to deploy nuclear weapons. TODAY'S QUOTE: \"Do not be afraid to take a chance on peace, to teach peace, to live peace. -- Pope John Paul IITODAY'S NUMBER: $143 billion -- value of Microsoft sales in the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020.