Today’s events include:
Amateur Radio Day – Columnists Day – International Day for Monuments and Sites – International Jugglers Day – Library Workers Day – National Animal Crackers Day – Patriots Day – Pet Owners Independence Day
Today’s Focus: Patriots Day
This US state holiday in Massachusetts, Wisconsin and Maine commemorates the opening battles of the American Revolutionary War.
The Boston Marathon is considered to be part of this event.
Daily Trivia: In the last 50 years, the average working vocabulary of a 15 year old has decreased from 25,000 words to just 10,000 words.