He was born on Jan. 15, 1929, but his birthday is celebrated on the a Monday so workers will get a three-day holiday.
Here's a list of what's open and closed today for the holiday:
Banks: Most banks are closed on Monday. Check with your particular branch.
Businesses: Some businesses could choose to close Monday. Please call ahead before heading out to shop.
Town Offices: Town Hall is closed today. The Selectmen are also not scheduled to meet again until Jan. 28.
DMV: All New Hampshire DMV offices, including the office in Salem, are closed today.
Transfer Station: The station is closed as per the normal operating schedule
Kelley Library: The Kelley Library is closed today.
Mall: The Mall at Rockingham Park is open today.