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The complete guide for learning what happened on a specific date, fun and crazy facts, holidays and speial events that heppend on any day.

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Interesting facts, strange holidays and event that you could never have imagined exist.
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Events:


Eggs Benedict Day is an excuse to have a tasty treat! Eggs Benedict is traditionally made from a halved English muffin, topped with ham (or sometimes bacon),...
Relax the dress code and work in comfort on Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day. Don't worry about knotting a tie,...
This holiday is celebrated throughout the world and in the grand scheme of things, Dolphin Day is perhaps one of the most well-known unofficial holidays of the...
High Five Day aims to promote awareness of cancer, and the effects that it has on all of us. Two in five people are likely to be diagnosed with some form of...
They might be wildlife icons, but, sadly, elephants are in crisis. Save The Elephant Day is a chance to show...

History Facts:


16-04-1866 Nitroglycerine at the Wells Fargo & Co. office explodes.

Famous Birthdays:


16-04-1867 Wilbur Wright, of aeroplane fame
16-04-1889 Charlie Chaplin, tramp
16-04-1947 Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, tall person
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