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Apr 2014

 

 
1

April Fool's Day

2

International Children's Book Day

World Autism Awareness Day

3

First Pony Express Service (1860)

4

Martin Luther King Jr. Assassinated (1968)

5

Helen Keller First Learned Sign Language (1887)

6

Volunteer Week

First Modern Olympics (1896)

7

U.N. World Health Day

8

17th Amendment Ratified (1913)

9

Name Yourself Day

First Full-Color Film Shown (1914)

10

Encourage a Young Writer Day

11

1968 Civil Rights Act Signed (1968)

12

First Man in Space (1961)

13

Library Week

Thomas Jefferson's Birthday (1743)

14

Passover Begins at Sundown

The Titanic Hit Iceberg (1912)

15

Jackie Robinson Day

16

Wilbur Wright's Birthday (1867)

Wayne Gretzky Retired (1999)

17

Daffy Duck Debuted (1937)

18

International Jugglers Day

Paul Revere Day

19

Okla. City Bombing Killed 168 (1995)

20

Easter

First Game Played at Fenway Park (1912)

21

City of Rome Founded (753 BC)

22

Earth Day

Jelly Bean Day

23

World Book & Copyright Day

Shakespeare's Birthday (1564)

24

Take Our Daughters & Sons to Work Day

Mailbox Inventor Born (1815)

25

First Use of Name "America" (1507)

26

Studio 54 Disco Opened (1977)

27

Tell a Story Day

28

Pres. James Monroe's Birthday (1758)

29

International Dance Day

Prince William Married Kate Middleton (2011)

30

International Jazz Day

Vietnam War Ended (1975)

 

 

 
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