Word of the Day, Website of the Day, Number to Know, This Day in History, Today’s Featured Birthday and Daily Quote.
Word of the Day
Savant sa-VANT (noun) A person of learning; especially, one with detailed knowledge in some specialized field (as of science or literature) - www.merriam-webster.com
Website of the Day
Gourmet magazine correspondent Karen Coates blogs about food, drink, travel, politics and more. Accompanied by beautiful photography, you’ll travel along and learn about food, the people who created it, and the location it came from.
Number to Know
1952: Year when Queen Elizabeth II assumed the throne, making her reign the third longest in Great Britain/United Kingdom history. Elizabeth was born on this day in 1926.
This Day in History
April 21, 1989: Tiananmen Square Protests of 1989: In Beijing, about 100,000 students gather in Tiananmen Square to commemorate Chinese reform leader Hu Yaobang.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Actor Tony Danza (62)
“Humankind has not woven the web of life. We are but one thread within it. Whatever we do to the web, we do to ourselves. All things are bound together. All things connect.” - Chief Seattle