March 12: Girl Scouts USA Founded
March 12 is Girl Scout Birthday, the date the Girl Scouts of the USA began
…The day Coca-Cola® was first sold in bottles
…The day Gandhi began his Salt March
…The anniversary of FDR’s first Fireside Chat
…The day the Fukushima reactor exploded
…The birthday of actress Liza Minnelli, Our Gang’s Billie “Buckwheat” Thomas, singer James Taylor, ballet legend Vaslav Nijinsky, and presidential candidate Mitt Romney
…The day George Westinghouse, Yehudi Menuhin, Charlie Parker, Sun Yat-sen, and Woody Hayes 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. From celebrations around the world to significant moments in history, birthdays, zodiac signs, and all-month events, this copiously illustrated book will be remembered long after an ordinary birthday card has been forgotten.
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!
Look for upcoming titles covering each and every day of the year…because every day is a special day for someone you know!