Today is Sunday, April 22, 2018.


1451 Isabella of Castile, patron of Columbus
1724 Immanuel Kant, philosopher (Critique of Pure Reason)
1811 L.O. Hesse --1874
1870 Vladimir Ilich Lenin, Bolshevik
1899 Vladimir Nabokov
1904 J. Robert Oppenheimer, physicist, nuclear pioneer.
1908 Eddie Albert
1916 Yehudi Menuhin, violinist
1928 Aaron Spelling
1936 Glen Campbell
1937 Jack Nicholson
1950 Peter Frampton


Lyrid meteor shower, radiant in Hercules
Earth Day
TV-Turnoff Week
1500 Pedro Alvarez Cabral discovers Brazil
1509 Henry VIII ascends to throne of England
1529 Spain & Portugal divide eastern hemisphere in Treaty of Saragossa
1864 US Congress authorizes "In God We Trust" on coinage
1889 Oklahoma land rush officially starts; some were Sooner

That's all for today.

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What happened on this day in history? What happened on your birthday? Web-based CDAY, an almanac for web servers, reports events, birthdays, and holidays, and supports RSS (XML).

Webmasters: Install CDAY on your web site to add value and attract visitors. This might work especially well with original data for a specific subject (e.g. baseball).


See the embedded demonstration on the right-hand of the page. You may also see a fuller demo with features such as date navigation and RSS.


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Your rights to use and distribute CDAY are licensed to you under the GNU General Public License.

Don't forget to download libraries, which are separate.

Monitor new releases using your or account.


For best results start with these instructions to test the program. Then embed PHP into your existing web pages and customize library data for your audience.



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