Category: International

  • World Kidney Day

    World Kidney Day

    The kidneys are vital organs in our body that help filter and remove waste products and excess fluid from the blood. World Kidney Day is an annual event that aims to raise awareness about the importance of kidney health and to promote kidney disease prevention, early detection, and treatment. In this article, we will discuss […]

  • World Cancer Day

    Cancer is a deadly disease that affects millions of people all over the world. Every year, World Cancer Day is observed on February 4th to raise awareness about the disease and to encourage people to take action in the fight against cancer. In this article, we will delve deeper into the importance and significance of […]

  • Celebrating National Carrot Cake Day – Celebrating the Sweet and Spicy Delight

    Carrot cake is a classic dessert that has been enjoyed by people all over the world for many years. This tasty treat is a perfect combination of sweet and spicy flavors, with a rich and moist texture that makes it irresistible. And, of course, its popularity has only increased with the advent of National Carrot […]

  • James Bedford is frozen with intent of future resuscitation

    James Bedford was a psychology professor who became the first person to be cryonically preserved with the intent of future resuscitation. After his death in 1967, Bedford’s body was frozen in liquid nitrogen by the Cryonics Society of California (CSC), one of the first organizations to promote the practice of cryonics. The CSC was subsequently […]

  • World Architecture Day

    Created by the International Union of Architects (UIA) in 1985, World Architecture Day is celebrated on the first Monday of October in parallel with UN World Habitat Day. In 1985, the International Union of Architects created World Architect Day to “remind the world of its responsibility for the future of the human habitat.” The day perfectly […]

  • 6 May

    May 6 is the 126th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar; 239 days remain until the end of the year. We have some interesting facts & historic events all about May 6th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more. Keep reading for more interesting facts about May 6th in history! Table of Contents […]

  • World Olympics Day

    Every year International Olympic Day is observed on June 23. The day is celebrated for sports and health, where people associated with sports come together to promote and practice mass sports.  In 1947, Doctor Gruss, a Czech member of the International Olympic Committee, proposed the notion of a World Olympic Day. The day was commemorated […]

  • World Earth Day

    Every year on April 22, we celebrate our mother earth with ‘World Earth Day, which marks the anniversary of the Modern Environmental Movement What were 3 problems that led to the creation of Earth Day? Because there was no EPA, no Clean Air Act, no Clean Water Act. There were no legal or regulatory mechanisms to […]

  • International Women’s Day

    International Women’s Day – celebrated annually on March 8 – is a day that commemorates the social, political and economic achievements of women. Women in different parts of the world use this day to come together to celebrate one another and rally for equal treatment and representation. What’s the theme for International Women’s Day in […]

  • 1878, The World’s First Telephone Directory Issued

    On February 21, 1878 the New Haven District Telephone Company issued its first list of subscribers–a broadside listing about 50 subscribers with no telephone numbers included. This telephone directory booklet or pamphlet contained the names and addresses of 391 subscribers who paid $22 per year for service.  The advertisers included physicians and carriage companies. Customers […]