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25th April Bridge
   is in   
Portugal
Originally named after dictator Salazar, it is the date of the Portugese Revolution
April
   birthstone is   
Diamond
Charlotte Bronte
   was born on   
April 21, 1816
Author
Tony Danza
   was born on   
April 21, 1951
Actor
Booker T. Washington
   was born on   
April 5, 1856
American educator and writer - his autobiography, Up From Slavery, published in 1901, is still widely read today.
Mary Pickford
   was born on   
April 8, 1892
Canadian motion picture star, known as "America's Sweetheart"
Thomas Jefferson
   was born on   
April 13, 1743
3rd President of the United States; author of the Declaration of Independence
Leonardo Da Vinci
   was born on   
April 15, 1452
Italian artist, mathematician, inventor, sculptor, model for the "Renaissance man"
Pope Benedict XVI
   was born on   
April 16, 1927
Charlie Chaplin
   was born on   
April 16, 1889
English comedy actor
Queen Elizabeth II
   was born on   
April 21, 1926
Queen of the United Kingdom
Catherine the Great
   was born on   
April 21, 1729
Catherine II of Russia
Vladimir Ilyich Lenin
   was born on   
April 22, 1870
Russian revolutionary, Communist politician and first leader of the Soviet Union
William Shakespeare
   was born on   
April 23, 1564
English poet and playwright; widely regarded as the greatest writer in the English language
Nino Tempo and April Stevens
   released the single   
Deep Purple
1963; 1 week as U.S. #1
Anzac Day (Australia & New Zealand)
   is held on   
April 25th
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
Aries
   represents the period   
21st March to 19th April
Taurus
   represents the period   
20th April to 20th May
April
   in Spanish is   
Abril
Poisson D'avril
   means   
April Fool
Fish of April
A Soft Dropping April
      
Brings Milk to Cows and Sheep
April
   has   
Sweet Pea
Battle of Riva's Day (Costa Rica)
   is held on   
April 11th
Death of Toussaint L'Ooverture (Haiti)
   is held on   
April 7th
April
   in Maori is   
Paenga-whawha
April Love (1957)
   starred   
Pat Boone and Shirley Jones
Director: Henry Levin
Elizabeth Von Arnim
   wrote the book adapted for the film   
Enchanted April (1992)
Based on the 1922 book 'The Enchanted April'
April in _____
   -   
Paris
Composed by Vernon Duke with lyrics by E. Y. Harburg in 1932 for the Broadway musical, Walk A Little Faster.
Earth Day (U.S.A.)
   is held on   
April 22nd
Enchanted April (1992)
   starred   
Josie Lawrence, Miranda Richardson, Alfred Molina
Director: Mike Newell
Mike Newell
   directed   
Enchanted April (1992)
Born Samuel Langhorne Clemens, November 30, 1835 – April 21, 1910, Born & Died With Halley’s Comet
   are all   
Facts About Mark Twain
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.
April
   has the Native American name   
Pink Moon
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.
Apple
   has a variety named   
Eddie April
April
   in Macedonian is   
април
Charlie Robertson
   pitched a perfect game on   
April 30th 1922
Chicago White Sox 2, Detroit Tigers 0 at Detroit, Michigan -- 25 years old
Ismail Kadare
   wrote   
Broken April
The Shadows Series
   contains   
April Shadows
2005 Ghost-written by Andrew Neiderman after her death
April
   in Irish is   
Aibreán
Enchanted April (1992)
   starred   
Josie Lawrence and Miranda Richardson
It's April in Italy, and anything can happen … even love.
'The Waste Land' by T. S. Eliot
   has the opening lines   
April is the Cruellest Month, Breeding Lilacs out of the Dead Land
"mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain"
When April Bends Above Me and Finds Me Fast Asleep,
   ends with   
Then Tell My Love the Secret That I Have Died to Keep.
I Love You by Sara Teasdale
The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
      
Grant Williams, Randy Stuart and April Kent
A strange adventure into the unknown!
Miranda Richardson
   won the Golden Globe for   
Enchanted April
Best Actress - Musical or Comedy, 1992
April 30, 1789
   the oath was recited by   
George Washington
Balcony of Federal Hall, New York City by Robert Livingston, Chancellor of State of New York
April 15, 1865
   the oath was recited by   
Andrew Johnson
Kirkwood Hotel, 12th St. & Pennsylvania Ave., N.W., Washington, D.C. by Salmon P. Chase, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
April 12, 1945
   the oath was recited by   
Harry S. Truman
Cabinet Room, White House by Harlan F. Stone, Chief Justice of Supreme Court
April
   has the Native American name   
Sprouting Grass Moon
Throughout the Algonquin tribes of Northern and Eastern North America
April
   has the Native American name   
Fish Moon
This was the time the shad and smelt swan upstream to spawn
Pat Boone
   released the single   
April Love
1957; 2 weeks as #1 on the Billboard chart; Academy Award winner for movie of same name






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