Originally named after dictator Salazar, it is the date of the Portugese Revolution
American educator and writer - his autobiography, Up From Slavery, published in 1901, is still widely read today.
Canadian motion picture star, known as "America's Sweetheart"
3rd President of the United States; author of the Declaration of Independence
Italian artist, mathematician, inventor, sculptor, model for the "Renaissance man"
Queen of the United Kingdom
Russian revolutionary, Communist politician and first leader of the Soviet Union
English poet and playwright; widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language
Anzac day is a memorial day to commemorate the fallen soldiers at Gallipoli. 8000 Australian soldiers and 2,700 New Zealand soldiers lost their lives in a battle that lasted 8 months in 1915. In most towns and cities in Australia and New Zealand a Dawn service is held in commemoration. A Dawn service is held in Turkey at the very beach where the battle took place
Based on the 1922 book 'The Enchanted April'
Composed by Vernon Duke with lyrics by E. Y. Harburg in 1932 for the Broadway musical, Walk A Little Faster.
Beloved American Humorist and Writer, raised in Hannibal, Missouri right along the banks of the Mississippi River from which he would find the inspiration for many of his stories. , Only 2 of his 7 Siblings Survived Childhood. He became a steamboat pilot, which rewarded him with about $250 per month – the equivalent of about &155,000 today. When his dream about his brother’s death on one of the Steamboats came true about a month later, Twain joined parapsychology groups, but was guilt-stricken over his brother’s death for life.
Northern Native Americans call April's full moon the pink moon after a species of early blooming wildflower. In other cultures, this moon is called the sprouting grass moon, the egg moon, and the fish moon.
Chicago White Sox 2, Detroit Tigers 0 at Detroit, Michigan -- 25 years old
2005 Ghost-written by Andrew Neiderman after her death
It's April in Italy, and anything can happen … even love.
"mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain"
I Love You by Sara Teasdale
A strange adventure into the unknown!
Best Actress - Musical or Comedy, 1992
Balcony of Federal Hall, New York City by Robert Livingston, Chancellor of State of New York
Kirkwood Hotel, 12th St. & Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. by Salmon P. Chase, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
Cabinet Room, White House by Harlan F. Stone, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
Throughout the Algonquin tribes of Northern and Eastern North America
This was the time the shad and smelt swan upstream to spawn
1957; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard chart; Academy Award winner for movie of same name