April 12: First Humans in Space!
April 12 is…
…The day the first human went into outer space
…The day the Confederate attack on Fort Sumter began
…The day the first polio vaccine was announced
…The birthday of Tom Clancy, David Letterman, Ann Miller, Vince Gill, David Cassidy, Tiny Tim, and Lily Pons
…The day FDR, Clara Barton, Josephine Baker, Abbie Hoffman, Boss Tweed, Sugar Ray Robinson, and Joe Louis died.
…and a whole lot more!
A perfect birthday present or anniversary gift, “The Story of a Special Day” will make anyone feel special on his or her very special occasion. And if you’re a history enthusiast, a fan of actors or sports figures, or just interested in knowing more about the world around you, “The Story of a Special Day” makes a great addition to your bookshelf or e-reader device!