Today is April 17th 2011.
*Victoria Beckham (1974) She is 37 today. She was Posh Spice in the Spice Girls.
*Jennifer Garner (1972) She is 39 today. She is a famous actress.
*Bat Appreciation Day - A day for appreciating the bats important role in nature.
*International Ford Mustang Day - Celebrating the first day the Mustang was introduced.
*Nothing Like a Dame Day - A day to pay homage to dames and their unique blend of wit, wisdom, strength and style
*Palm Sunday - Commemorates Christ’s last entry into Jerusalem
*858 - Benedict III ends his reign as Catholic Pope
*1629 - 1st commercial fishery established
*1704 - 1st successful US newspaper; published in Boston by John Campbell
*1797 - Sir Ralph Abercromby attacks San Juan, Puerto Rico in what would be one of the largest invasions to Spanish territories in America.