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Fun facts about the month of April:

1. The birthstone for April is the diamond.
2. The zodiac signs for April are Aries (March 21 – April 19) and Taurus (April 20 – May 20).
3. The birth flower of April is typically the Sweet Pea or the Daisy.
4. Global Child Nutrition Month
5. Humor Month
6. Mathematics Awareness Month
7. The Revolutionary War in America began on April 19, 1755.
8. April 23rd is known as the Feast day of the Patron Saint of England.
9. On April 30, 1975, General Duong Vanh Minh surrendered and the Communist forces captured Saigon which led to the end of the Vietnam War.
10. On April 4, 1818, a flag that contained 1 star for each state and 13 stripes was adopted by Congress.
11. In Fayette, N.Y. on April 6, 1830, the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints was founded by Joseph Smith.
12. On April 6, 1917 the United States declared war on Germany in World War I.
13. On April 4, 1949, the North Atlantic Treaty was signed.
14. On April 11, 1814, Napoleon Bonaparte was exiled to the island of Elba and he was abdicated as Emperor of the French.
15. Good Friday – Friday before Easter Sunday
16. April 1 – April Fools’ Day
17. April 5 – Arbor Day
18. April 22 – Earth Day
19. Thai New Year in Thailand
20. Khmer New Year in Cambodia
Posted by: realtyroundup on April 1, 2016
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