Apr 30, 2020 — UNESCO believes in the power of Jazz as a force for peace, dialogue and mutual understanding and this is why in November 2011, the UNESCO General Conference proclaimed 30 April as "International Jazz Day".
International Jazz Day is an International Day declared by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization in 2011 "to highlight jazz and its diplomatic role of uniting people in all corners of the globe." It is celebrated annually on April 30.
May 29, 2020 — Many historians consider May 29, 1453, to be the date on which the Middle Ages ended. It was on this date that Constantinople, the capital of the Byzantine Empire, fell to the Ottoman Empire, after being under siege for almost two months.
In the history of Europe, the Middle Ages or Medieval Period lasted from the 5th to the late 15th ... are among the outstanding achievements toward the end of this period and into the Late Middle Ages. ... Last edited 7 days ago by Ealdgyth ...
People use the phrase “Middle Ages” to describe Europe between the fall of Rome in ... Toward the end of the 11th century, the Catholic Church began to authorize ... Cathedral in Portugal and the Speyer Cathedral in present-day Germany.).
Get out your gardening gloves — May 29 is National Learn About Composting Day! We all want to do our part to conserve natural resources and reduce our carbon footprint. Composting is not only an environmentally safe fertilizer but it can help you save water, energy, fuel, and money!
May 14, 2020 — May 14th ushers in National Buttermilk Biscuit Day to celebrate this high-rising breakfast staple. Biscuits are made using baking powder or baking soda as a leavening agent rather than yeast. A typical buttermilk biscuit recipe contains flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt, butter, and buttermilk.