You get Bach, Chavez, Jackie-O and WWI and I get Speak Like A Pirate Day.
I was surprised by how much actually happened on my b-day.
1912 - The frozen bodies of Robert Scott and his men are found on the Ross Ice Shelf in Antarctica.
1927 - Leon Trotsky is expelled from the Soviet Communist Party, leaving Joseph Stalin with undisputed control of the Soviet Union.
1982 - Lech Walensa, Solidarity leader, is released from a Polish prison after eleven months.
1934 - Charles Manson, American cult leader and mass murderer
1945 - Neil Young, Canadian singer, songwriter, and musician
1981 - William Holden, American actor (b. 1918)
Bahá'í Faith: Holy Day, Birth of Bahá'u'lláh
I'm feeling inadequate. I was stunned to only find one birthday listed for my big day (6/23). Then I checked Martins to find 109! (4/15).
I share a birthday-the same year even, with John Smoltz! We'll both celebrate our 40th this year!
As the wife pointed out... so many to choose from!
1865 - Andrew Johnson becomes the 17th President of the United States.
1923 - Insulin first became generally available for use by diabetics.
1947 - Jackie Robinson debuts for the Brooklyn Dodgers baseball team, breaking that sport's color line.
1955 - The first McDonald's restaurant opens in Des Plaines, Illinois.
1452 - Leonardo da Vinci
1933 - Roy Clark
1951 - Heloise
1954 - Seka
1969 - Milton Bradley
1972 - Arturo Gatti
1990 - Emma Watson
1865 - Abraham Lincoln
1912 - Victims of the RMS Titanic
1980 - Jean-Paul Sartre
1990 - Greta Garbo
2001 - Joey Ramone
Major League Baseball celebrates "Jackie Robinson Day" each April 15 in all MLB ballparks
and it is income tax day!
OK, I have posted it here:http://www.momonthealert.com/archive/000772.html
I love my new Mac laptop! I don't know how to add a link in someone's comment section. I know there is a way, but need instruction on how to do this.
Welcoming any help from any of your readers using a Mac laptop :-)
Hey. Hi Martin!