April 17th Holidays
Yep it is blah blah blah day, so go fly a kite you big cheese ball!
- Bat Appreciation Day
- Blah, Blah, Blah Day
- Ellis Island Family History Day
- International Ford Mustang Day
- International Haiku Poetry Day
- Malbec World Day
- National Cheeseball Day
- National Kickball Day
- Nothing Like a Dame Day
- World Hemophilia Day
April 17th Zodiac Sign
Zodiac Sign for April 17th is Aries
- If you were born today on April 17th then you are an Aries.
- your personality is defined by your fun loving, optimistic and generous nature.
- You love new experiences
- Time period: March 20 – April 20
- Element: Fire
- Ruling planet: Mars
- Symbol: Ram
- Zodiac quality: Cardinal
- Birthstones: Topaz, Heliotrope, Sapphire, Jasper, Aquamarine, Diamond
- Famous Aries: Lady Gaga, Hugh Hefner, Jackie Chan, Leonard Da Vinci
April 17th Trivia
- 1492 – Spain and Christopher Columbus sign the Capitulations of Santa Fe for his voyage to Asia to acquire spices.
- 1864 – American Civil War: The Battle of Plymouth begins.
- 1945 – World War II: Montese, Italy, is liberated from Nazi forces.
- 1972 – Jennifer Garner, American actress is born.
- 1974 – Victoria Beckham, English singer and fashion designer is born.
- 1998 – Linda McCartney, American photographer, activist, and musician dies.
- 2014 – NASA’s Kepler space observatory confirms the discovery of the first Earth-size planet in the habitable zone of another star.
- 2016 – Doris Roberts, American actress dies.
- 2017 – Javier Duarte, the fugitive former governor of Mexico’s Veracruz state, has been arrested in Guatemala after a six-month international manhunt.
- 2018 – Barbara Bush passed away.