Morning Minutes: April 23
Word of the Day
Dossier DOSS-yay (noun) A file containing detailed records on a particular person or subject -- www.merriam-webster.com
Web Site of the Day
While William Shakespeare’s exact birth date is unknown, it’s thought to be April 23. Celebrate the great playwright by exploring the theater he made famous. Learn the history of the Globe, take a virtual tour and view images of the theater through history.
Number to Know
38: Number of plays that are attributed to Shakespeare, including collaborations. Today is the traditionally observed date of his birth (the exact date not being known).
This Day in History
April 23, 1988: Pink Floyd's album “The Dark Side of the Moon” leaves the charts for the first time after spending a record 741 consecutive weeks on the Billboard 200.
Today’s Featured Birthday
Comedian/actor George Lopez (49)
“A fool thinks himself to be wise, but a wise man knows himself to be a fool.” - William Shakespeare