Famous Quote For April 16
"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere."
Martin Luther King, Jr., 1963

This Day In Business

2010 - The airline industry overseas grinds to a halt as planes the UK, Norway, Sweden, Finland and Russia are determined unsafe to fly as a result of the volcanic ash coming from Iceland.

April 16th Holiday

Emancipation Day (Washington, D.C.) - Commemorates Abraham Lincoln signing the Compensated Emancipation Act, which freed 3,100 slaves in Washington D.C. nine months before the Emancipation Proclamation.

Today's Birthday Trivia

She became an avid supporter of charities such as Locks of Love and Alley Cats. Who is she?

Today's Birthday Horoscope

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